West Yorkshire Police operation in Rothwell stops 45 vehicles in one foggy night
A West Yorkshire Police operation in Rothwell stopped 45 vehicles in the fog.
The operation stopped 45 vehicles in the fog in Rothwell on Friday night.
The vehicles stopped included:
- 1 person arrested for driving whilst over the permitted limit
- 1 disqualified driver
- 2 people driving with no insurance
- 3 people with vehicle defects - stopped under the Vehicle Defect Rectification Scheme
- 5 drivers reported using a Traffic Offence Report
- 3 vehicles seized
- 3 for Form A firearms intelligence
A tweet from the West Yorkshire Police Roads Policing Unit said: "We had an operation in Rothwell last night - 45 vehicles stopped – It was extremely foggy however 1 x arrest OPL 1 disqualified driver 2 No insurance 3 VDRS 5 TOR DVLA Seizure 3 Vehicles seized 3 x Form A – Firearms intel #team2"