Overweight lorry check



First published in News

Goods vehicles were stopped during a police weight check operation at a bridge.

Thames Valley Police found 10 overweight vehicles in the crackdown at Abingdon Weighbridge on the A34 – including one 67 per cent overweight.

The force said a driver found without a waste carrier licence faces a potential fine of up to £1,000.

Another five vehicles were found with brakes or tyres below legal requirements.

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