Truck seized on Irish road after frightening defect discovered by gardaí

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Truck seized on Irish road after frightening defect discovered by gardaí

Truck seized on Irish road after frightening defect discovered by gardaí

Gardaí in the midlands have seized a dangerously defective truck today, Thursday, October 15.

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An Offaly Roads Policing Unit was carrying out a series of checkpoints in the county with the RSA when they stopped the heavy goods vehicle.

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The truck was untaxed but on closer inspection, gardaí discovered the truck had dangerous ABS braking system defects.

The truck was seized under Section 41 of the Road Traffic Act.

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