A driver fled from police during a motorway chase, reaching speeds of mph before performing a dangerous U-turn into oncoming traffic.
Alarming footage of Stephen Beaumont traveling along the M 140 can now be displayed since he was jailed for the highly dangerous driving .
The dashcam footage, taken from the unmarked police BMW car tailing him, revealed just how treacherous the 62 – year-old had been.
Beaumont was going so fast, mostly on the hard shoulder, that chasing officers found it difficult to keep up with him.
The Litherland man weaved in and out of traffic after police tr ied to pull him over near to Junction 9, shortly after 823 am on December 2.
His Ford Fiesta was spotted with false registration plates .