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Police ‘shocked’ at car driven erratically with missing front tyre | UK News



A driver has been arrested after they were caught driving erratically with no front tyre.

Officers stopped a car on the A11 near Wymondham, Norfolk, on Saturday after receiving calls from other motorists.

The driver was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after giving a breathalyser reading of more than three times the legal limit.

Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team, (NSRAPT) said: “Absolutely shocking this but have just called informant to say thank you for reporting.

“You’ll never know what you may have averted but we know the roads will be safe.”

The NSRAPT’s official Twitter account tweeted its shock at the state vehicle with a picture of the breathalyser reading.

In response, many social media users described it as “unbelievable”.

One Twitter user said: “Absolutely unbelievable thankfully the Officers were in the right place at the right time to prevent this individual from causing harm and grief to innocent people. Well done!!”

Another wrote: “The driver should be made to pay for the repairs to the roads.”

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