CCTV footage has been launched of the instant a guy stole a taxi after which led police on a 100mph pursuit alongside a twin carriageway prior to crashing.
Luke Kilminster took the taxi from outdoor York railway station on 27 September whilst the driving force used to be loading a passenger’s baggage into the boot.
He then sped throughout the town centre directly to the A64 prior to crashing into the again of any other automotive, British Transport Police mentioned.
The 31-year-old, of Elm Court, Hemsley, North Yorkshire, fled to a within sight box the place he used to be discovered via police.
Kilminster used to be jailed at York Crown Court for 2 years and passed a four-year using ban after admitting a quantity of offences, together with bad using.