Vehicle was untaxed for nearly three years in Naas area

Senan Hogan

Reporter:

Senan Hogan

Vehicle was untaxed for nearly three years in Naas area

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Naas Roads Policing Unit found that a vehicle had been untaxed for 825 days.

The vehicle was stopped as part of a traffic checkpoint. 

Meanwhile the Unit was operated a speeding checkpoint on the N7 when it detected a car travelling at 130KM/H in a 100 zone.

The driver failed a roadside drug test.

A fine was issued for speeding and a court appearance may follow for driving over the legal limit.

Elsewhere a car was stopped being driven by unaccompanied learner with no L-plates displayed.

A fine was issued and the car was impounded.

Local gardaí were operating Covid checkpoints throughout Co Kildare at the weekend and reported high compliance with public health regulations.