Shropshire Star

Bye bye car - police cart off vehicle for 'no tax or insurance'

One minute a car was parked neatly on the side of the road, the next it was loaded on top of a truck and carted away by police.

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Officers say they had a vehicle removed in Ellesmere on Thursday for having no tax or insurance.

PCSO Kerry Hogg, of Ellesmere town and rural safer Neighbourhood Team, said: "Local PCSOs with the assistance of PC Wilkey had a vehicle removed today in Ellesmere for having no tax or insurance."

Picture: Ellesmere Police
Picture: Ellesmere Police

The officer advised drivers to "ensure your car is road worthy before heading out on your journeys no matter how small those trips may be."