'Confused' elderly man on Derbyshire dual carriageway drove mobility scooter against oncoming traffic

A 'confused' elderly man who drove his mobility scooter along a dual carriageway towards oncoming traffic has been given advice by police.

Thursday, 23rd May 2019, 2:06 pm
One of the police officers giving advice to the confused man.

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit‏ advised the man after the incident which caused delays to the Derbyshire road.

A police spokesman said: "A confused elderly gentleman took a wrong turn and was riding along the dual carriageway towards oncoming traffic. Assistance and advice provided."

The spokesman also apologised for the delays it caused to the A6 in Thulston.

One of the police officers giving advice to the confused man.