12 Aug 2022

Car seized at Garda checkpoint for this very obvious reason

N7 driver's first mistake was leaving this sticker on their vehicle...

Car seized at Garda checkpoint after driver makes this obvious mistake

Gardaí seized a number of unroadworthy vehicles at a Covid-19 checkpoint on the N7 during the week.

Gardaí quipped that their suspicions were raised in one case by the ‘Failed Dangerous’ sticker on the windscreen!

The sticker is stuck on vehicles which are are too dangerous to be driven away from an NCT Centre until urgent repairs are carried out. 

The operation on the N7 was carried out by the Garda Commercial Vehicle Unit based at Dublin Castle.

Court proceedings will follow in coming weeks. 

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