Quad bike rider aged just 13 stopped on M1 with friend on back of vehicle

A quad bike rider aged just 13 was stopped by police on the M1 with a friend riding on the back of the vehicle.

Saturday, 18th July 2020, 7:20 pm
Updated Saturday, 18th July 2020, 7:21 pm

The incident took place on the M1 southbound on Friday (June 17), South Yorkshire Police said.

The force’s Operations Support unit tweeted: “It’s not a good idea to test your £250 ‘bargain’ on a busy motorway with your mate on the back...especially when you don’t have a licence or insurance...and you’re 13 years old.”

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The bike rider was just 13 years old.

The quad bike was seized.