Police stop mobility scooter on A5 in Shropshire


Police had to stop a mobility scooter on the A5 between Shrewsbury and Telford earlier this week.

In a tweet, Shrewsbury Police condemned the user and reminded other users of the potential dangers of driving on busy roads.

The tweet reads: “@ShrewsburyCops would like to remind people that mobility scooters, and fast roads such as the A5 Shrewsbury to Wellington, are not a great combination.”

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A report from local news outlet, the Shropshire Star, explained how officers saw the scooter at around 8.20pm on Tuesday evening before it was pulled over.

A recovery truck was soon called to transport it and the driver to a safe location.

See the tweet here:

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