Car seized in Cork after disqualified driver made 'poor attempt' of avoiding Garda checkpoint

Car seized in Cork after disqualified driver made 'poor attempt' of avoiding Garda checkpoint

Gardaí in Cork have seized a car from a disqualified driver after the motorist was nabbed trying to avoid a checkpoint. Picture credit: Garda Southern Region Facebook page.

Gardaí in Cork have seized a car from a disqualified driver after the motorist was nabbed trying to avoid a checkpoint. 

Cork West Road Policing Unit were carrying out a checkpoint when a "shy motorist declined to engage and made a poor attempt of a three-point turn". 

The motorist was stopped and following checks on the Garda Mobility Device, it transpired that the driver was disqualified.

Gardaí seized the car and the driver will face a longer disqualification.

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