PICTURE: Motorists' shock at seeing TANK on South Yorkshire motorway

Motorists did a double take this morning - when they spotted a TANK on the motorway in South Yorkshire.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 21st June 2018, 9:37 am
Updated Tuesday, 26th June 2018, 12:08 pm
The tank on the motorway.
The tank on the motorway.

The military vehicle was being escorted along a stretch of the M1 by several other vehicles.

A spokesperson for Highways England said: "This specialist load is not what you expect to see every day but tanks for asking."