It's a long way to Tipperary: Three people travelling to Limerick fined

It's a long way to Tipperary: Three people travelling to Limerick fined

The van was stopped by gardai in Cashel

THE OCCUPANTS of a van pulling a horse box with a sulky attached to it have had an expensive day out.

Cahir Gardai on mobile patrol stopped the vehicle (pictured) in Cashel while they were travelling to Limerick.

A garda spokesperson said it was established that the three occupants were not on an essential journey and the driver did not hold the correct driving licence for the vehicle-trailer.

"Prosecution commenced for no driving licence and the driver and both passengers fined for breaching Covid regulations," said a garda spokesperson.

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