Gardaí in Cork have seized and destroyed the vehicle of an unaccompanied learner driver who had no insurance.
The vehicle was apprehended by gardaí in Fermoy and they issued a stern warning to other motorists that driving unaccompanied without insurance will result in their vehicle being taken from the,
"Learner Permit? Yes.
Car Seized? You bet," the gardaí said in a Facebook post.
"The driver also signed a waiver to allow us to destroy this car. This isn’t about having no choice, or earning a crust. If you choose to drive unaccompanied with no insurance, we’ll choose to take your car. Simple."