Broken down car seized as driver had no insurance

The car seized by police on he Ovington bends, near Watton. Picture: NORFOLK POLICE

The car seized by police on he Ovington bends, near Watton. Picture: NORFOLK POLICE - Credit: Archant

Police went to help recover a broken down car - but ended up seizing the vehicle because the driver had no insurance.

https://twitter.com/BrecklandPolice/status/959747575053209600

Officers were called to the broken down light blue Mazda on A1075 at the Ovington bends, near Watton, on Saturday, February 3.

However Breckland Police Tweeted afterwards: 'We stopped to assist but recovered the vehicle in a different way than expected.'

They added that there were 'small delays on the road' but thanked motorists for their patience.