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20/10/2021

Gardai find 5 children with no seatbelts at school run in Athy

No restraints

Gardai find 5 children with no seatbelts at school run in Athy

No seat belts

Athy Gardaí monitoring school parking today discovered a car with five children wearing no seat belts. 

Officers spoke with the driver about the law in relation to passengers requiring restraints.

The car was later seized for no tax and a court appearance to follow.

Elsewhere Naas Roads Policing Unit stopped a car at an checkpoint.

The driver subsequently failed a roadside breath test.

The motorist also tested positive for Cocaine.

The vehicle  was seized for no Insurance/Tax/NCT.

A court appearance will follow.

A Garda spokesperson added: "Never drink and drive or take drugs and drive. Arrive Alive."

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