The HGV driver was one of 71 motorists stopped in the crackdown
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HGV driver filmed reading at the wheel on motorway

A lorry driver has been caught reading a book on a motorway in Greater Manchester in a police crackdown on dangerous driving.

The man was filmed secretly on the M60 with his book resting on the steering wheel.

Greater Manchester Police have been patrolling the motorways in an unmarked lorry fitted with cameras and have stopped 71 motorists for traffic offences.

  • 11 May 2015