Police use unmarked truck to target HGV drivers in M5 sting


HGV drivers in Gloucestershire were caught on camera flouting the law while behind the wheel earlier this month. Police used an unmarked lorry and filmed drivers committing offences on the M5 such as using their mobile phone and not wearing a seatbelt. Footage collected by officers included an HGV driver reading from a road atlas balanced on his steering wheel.

A total of 23 drivers were stopped for offences including not being in proper control of a vehicle and having [...]

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