Police Chase Dumper Truck From Norfolk To Suffolk

Police have arrested a man in his late 30s after a police chase from Norfolk to Suffolk with a 30-tonne articulated dumper truck.

Dumper Truck Police Chase

PIC: Credit Stuart Venning

They were called to the A11 Thickthorn roundabout  at lunchtime to reports the truck was stolen and being driven dangerously.

Six police cars and the police helicopter were involved in the chase. 

It eventually came to a stop at the junction with Bury Road in Brandon after travelling along the A134.

Norfolk Police have confirmed three of the police cars were damaged during the pursuit - though the officers aren't thought to have been hurt. 

They also told us the officers had to use a type of pepper spray called PAVA to aid them in the arrest - after the nearly 2 hour chase.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred station:


Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter