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26 Jun 2022

Longford gardaí seize car of yet another uninsured driver and express concern about speeding drivers

Longford gardaí seize car of yet another uninsured driver and express concern about speeding drivers

Longford gardaí seize car of yet another uninsured driver and express concern about speeding drivers

Gardaí in Longford have seized another vehicle where the driver had no insurance while they are also reporting that speeding is a problem on the quieter roads. 

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With the easing of Covid-19 pandemic restrictions beginning to slowly kick in, gardaí are reminding people to #holdfirm and #stayhome.

On Wednesday, May 13, while on duty at Lanesboro, the Longford Roads Policing Unit stopped a car where the driver had no insurance, tax or NCT. The vehicle was seized and court proceedings to follow. 

Also read: Gardaí 'considering' wearing PPE to protect themselves from spitting and coughing

And on Sunday, May 10, Gardaí in Longford detected a number of vehicles exceeding the speed limit.

Fixed charge penalty notices were issued to all offenders.

Also read: Legan man (86) defies the odds and recovers from Covid-19

Gardaí issued a reminder to drivers that even though the roads are quieter the speed limits remain in place!

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