‘Crash waiting to happen’ driver towing trailer full of helicopter parts stopped after being seen crawling along A1(M) at 35mph near Peterborough

Police stopped a driver who was spotted crawling along the A1(M) at Sawtry at just 35mph while towing a trailer full of helicopter parts.

Friday, 11th June 2021, 11:24 am
Updated Friday, 11th June 2021, 1:04 pm

The driver was seen earlier this week.

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A police spokesman said: “This very risky driver was stopped at Sawtry after loading his trailer up with a ‘heli’ of a lot of chopper parts and pootling along the A1m at 35mph

“He was made to remove the items before continuing his journey and was reported for a number of traffic offences.”

Police said it was 'a crash waiting to happen'