A major police pursuit is under way in Penarth this afternoon following an incident in which – it’s understood – a stolen blue Lexus saloon collided with three parked vehicles in Stanwell Road.
Eyewitnesses say there were at least two – possibly three people in the Lexus – all of whom bailed out and ran-off, with the police officers in pursuit.
South Wales Police said this afternoon that ” A road traffic collision occurred on Stanwell Road shortly before 3.20pm today (Friday, June 16th). Two men have since been arrested and enquiries are ongoing.”
Penarth Fire and Rescue Service were called to the scene at one point in order to check the safety of the damaged vehicles and their fuel.
It’s understood from eyewitnesses at the scene that police are still in pursuit of one of the persons in the Lexus.