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Caught On Camera: Police Crash Into Car Going The Wrong Way

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SUTTON COLDFIELD, UK-Police say they stopped a car driving the wrong way down a highway by letting it crash into their police car.

The dramatic footage was all caught on a dashboard camera. The dash cam shows how police in England made a split-second decision. The video captured the moment when police allowed a car, traveling at 50 miles per hour and on the wrong side of the highway to slam into them.

Officials say the driver, a 77-year-old man with dementia was not hurt, but one officer did receive some minor injuries.

The driver had been reported missing by his family and is now home.

UK officials are applauding the officers efforts to stop the car and avoid a more serious accident.

Video Courtesy: West Midlands Police

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