Vehicles stopped in police safety check

A police vehicle safety check at Fakenham led to three cars being declared immediately unroadworthy.The check was held on Saturday, August 2, on Greenway Lane, Norwich Road and the Holt Road areas of the town.

A police vehicle safety check at Fakenham led to three cars being declared immediately unroadworthy.

The check was held on Saturday, August 2, on Greenway Lane, Norwich Road and the Holt Road areas of the town.

In total, five warnings were issued relating to excess speed and one driver was reported for no insurance and no driving licence.

The three vehicles were declared unroadworthy by the government's Vehicle Operator Service Agency.

A police spokesman said such checks will continue to happen in a bid to deter and detect drivers who use vehicles in an unroadworthy condition and without the relevant documents.