Officer used body-weight to steady van hanging over motorway bridge

He stood on a busy motorway bridge for 15 minutes to reassure the driver trapped inside and steady the vehicle.

PC Martin Willis

PC Martin Willis

Date - 5th December 2017
By - JJ Hutber- Police Oracle
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A police officer who hung onto a van with his hands to stop it plunging from a motorway embankment says he was "just doing his job".   West Yorkshire PC Martin Willis, a roads policing officer with ten years experience, held on...
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