0158 GMT April 22, 2019
The motorist told officers that he was concerned that his food might get cold after he overtook an unmarked police car on a single-track road in Sheffield, metro.co.uk reported.
However, after his details were checked it was found that he wasn’t insured so his VW Golf was seized by police.
A spokesman for South Yorkshire Police said, “It’s been a positive night shift on the beat.
“This vehicles driver decided to overtake our officers in an unmarked vehicle at excessive speeds, putting everyone’s life at risk.
“All because he didn’t want his McDonald’s to go cold. It just so happened this vehicle wasn’t insured either.
“It’s safe to say the driver wasn’t “lovin it.
“Our version of a takeaway was arranged and the driver waved goodbye to his vehicle.’