Police 'prevent nasty incident' as 'tired' lorry driver weaving on M1 is stopped

The lorry stopped on the M1
The lorry stopped on the M1

A lorry driver who was 'weaving' on the M1 was stopped by police.

The driver was traveling from juction 30 of the motorway to juction 29.

A spokesman from Derbyshire Roads Police who stopped the lorry said: "Stopped and Tachograph (a log system which shows how many hours a lorry driver is driving) shows two occasions where driver has failed to take 45 minute breaks.

"A potentially nasty incident prevented."