Police stop driver ‘tapping away on Whatsapp’ while ‘weaving all over the road’ near Chesterfield

A motorist faces a ban after they were caught by police ‘tapping away on Whatsapp’ while driving near Chesterfield.

Officers from Derbyshire Roads Police say they stopped a BMW off the M1 after receiving reports of a possible drink or drug driver ‘weaving all over the road’ yesterday (Thursday, February 7).

Pic from @DerbyshireRPU

Pic from @DerbyshireRPU

Officers tweeted: “Not drunk or drugged up but tapping away on WhatsApp, even as we followed.

“On 6 points already, another 6 incoming - disqualification pending.”

READ MORE: https://www.derbyshiretimes.co.uk/news/transport/update-m1-re-opens-after-serious-crash-but-drivers-should-still-expect-heavy-traffic-1-9582855