Van driver on three year disqualification stopped by Longford Gardaí while driving and operating mobile phone

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Van driver on three year disqualification stopped by Longford Gardaí  while driving and operating  mobile phone

Van driver on three year disqualification stopped by Longford Gardaí while driving and operating mobile phone

The Longford Roads Policing Unit this morning stopped a van driver who was operating a mobile phone while driving and subsequently discovered the driver was serving a three year driving disqualification.

The driver will appear at a future court sitting.

The @GardaTraffic twitter revealed how the driver was stopped for holding and operating a mobile phone while driving by the Longford Roads Policing Unit.

The driver was found to be disqualified from driving for 3 years. There was no Certificate of Road worthiness for the vehicle and court proceedings to follow.

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