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A coach driver who saw a car weaving around on the M1 used his coach to block the driver.

The driver, Reuben Clay, was behind the wheel of his National Express coach when he was overtaken by a car driving erratically and at speed.

Mr Clay had dropped his passenger off in Sheffield and was heading back to the National Express depot in Nottingham.

“Being a coach driver, you see so many crashes on the motorway that are fatal, you automatically think about trying to keep people safe,” said Mr Clay.

Mr Clay also stated that he drove alongside the erratic car until it came to a stop.

A spokesperson for Nottinghamshire Police stated: “We were called at 11.30pm on Sunday night to a report of a vehicle which had been driving erratically and swerving. We attended and a man has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.”

The driver of the car, Trevor Bowbanks has now been charged with drink driving and is due to appear in court.

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Freeman & Co. specialise in a wide variety of road traffic cases, ranging from drink driving, speeding and mobile phone offences, to name but a few.

The firm was created by Nick Freeman, who has been dubbed “Mr Loophole” by the press for his technical legal ability and robustly challenging the prosecution.

Nick is well regarded as an expert road traffic lawyer and has successfully represented many high profile clients for a variety of motoring offences as well as criminal offences.

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