Motorist using Lucozade bottle as indicator stopped by police on M62 in West Yorkshire

Police have stopped a lorry on a busy motorway using a LUCOZADE bottle as an indicator.

Sunday, 4th November 2018, 3:42 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th November 2018, 3:43 pm
As well as the Lucozade bottle indicator the vehicle was over its weight limit, had a brake light not working and a smashed wing mirror.

West Yorkshire traffic officers spotted the HGV with the fizzy water bottle on the M62 motorway near Bradford yesterday afternoon (Sat).

The driver appears to have made a makeshift indicator after breaking his back light.

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As well as the Lucozade bottle indicator the vehicle was over its weight limit, had a brake light not working and a smashed wing mirror.

Police said the driver was fined and prohibited from moving until the weight issue was sorted.