Manchester United footballer Nani crash: Police driver suspended
- 16 February 2013
- From the section Manchester
A Manchester United footballer's vehicle has been involved in a collision with a police car.
Greater Manchester Police said a police driver had been suspended after a car crash involving the winger Nani.
Police said an unmarked police car responding to an emergency call was travelling along Gatley Road in Gatley, Stockport at about 18:40 GMT on Friday.
It collided with the 26-year-old player's Bentley Continental as the police car entered Kingsway junction.
Officers said a passenger in the police car received minor injuries and minor damage was caused to both vehicles.
A police spokesman said: "The police driver has been suspended from driving duties in line with normal procedure."
Portuguese footballer Luis Carlos Almeida da Cunha is commonly known as Nani.