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Vehicles pulled off road for transporting dangerous load

PUBLISHED: 15:13 08 March 2019 | UPDATED: 09:00 09 March 2019

According to a post to Twitter, The Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team (NSRAPT) caught the drivers on the A146/A143 in Gillingham, near Beccles. Picture: NSRAPT

According to a post to Twitter, The Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team (NSRAPT) caught the drivers on the A146/A143 in Gillingham, near Beccles. Picture: NSRAPT

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Two vehicles transporting large loads were pulled over by police on the Norfolk and Suffolk border.

Neither drivers had proper escorts, markings, or fully complied with requirements for transporting a large load. Picture: NSRAPTNeither drivers had proper escorts, markings, or fully complied with requirements for transporting a large load. Picture: NSRAPT

According to a post to Twitter, The Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team (NSRAPT) caught the drivers on the A146/A143 in Gillingham, near Beccles.

Neither drivers had proper escorts, markings, or fully complied with requirements for transporting a large load.

Police said the drivers were separate from each other and neither had mirrors allowing them to see past the large boat.

The post from NSRAPT read: “#RCRT stopped both of these late yesterday on A146/A143, Gillingham. Separate of each other. Neither had proper escorts/markings or fully complied with requirements for large loads. Neither driver had mirrors allowing them to see past their loads. #RoadSafety #1504”


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