Limerick gardai didn't need a tyre gauge to check the depth of these tyres!

David Hurley

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David Hurley

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Limerick gardai didn't need a tyre gauge to check the depth of these tyres

LIMERICK gardai didn't need any special equipment to detect balds tyres on a vehicle which was recently stopped in the city.

The driver, who was not insured, is facing prosecution before the courts and may receive a disqualification if convicted.

The detection was made by members of the roads policing unit.

"Our motorcycle patrol stopped and seized this vehicle. We didn't exactly need a tyre gauge to check if they were the legal thread depth," stated gardai in a post on social media highlighting the incident.

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