Police catch cyclist riding bike along M1 near Sheffield

A cyclist has been fined after being caught by the police riding their bike along the M1 near Sheffield.

Thursday, 30th May 2019, 12:45 pm
A cyclist was caught riding a bike along the M1 near Sheffield last night

The cyclist was caught on the motorway, close to the exit for junction 34 at Tinsley, last night.

In a tweet, South Yorkshire Police said: “We received numerous calls last night of someone who thought it was a good idea to cycle down the M1.

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“Clearly, for numerous reasons, it isn’t.

“Person located, removed from the network and also fined for what was an extremely silly thing to do.”