WATCH: Driver passes NH officer over double yellow line, nearly causes serious accident
PELHAM — A man is facing multiple charges after he passed a Pelham Police Officer nearly causing a serious motor vehicle accident.
According to Pelham Police, the above dash-cam video shows a 36-year-old Pelham resident passing an officer in his 2010 Hyundai Sonata on April 14. The man can be seen passing an on duty police officer in the opposite lane by crossing over the double yellow lines toward the end of the video.
The driver also nearly causes an accident as he just misses an on-coming car in the opposite lane.
Pelham Police have not yet released the name of the driver. They have reported however, that the man is facing charges regarding his speed and for unlawful passing. He was also given warnings for crossing a double yellow line and for failing to use a turn signal.
Video courtesy of Pelham Police Deprtament.