Driver reported as lorry found with SIX defective tyres and 15 tonnes overweight

A lorry has been stopped from being driven on the road after it was found with six defective tyres and a overweight load. Officers working to make the county’s roads a safer place inspected the pictured HGV on Monday as part of Operation Vertebrae. They found the vehicle to be a whopping 15 tonnes overweight and to have six defective tyres.

The driver has been reported for the offences and the vehicle prohibited and cabled until a movement order has been secured.