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Vehicle seized - Anti-hooning - Tennant Creek

Police

Northern Territory Police have seized a vehicle under anti-hooning legislation.

At about 1:00pm today, the driver of a silver Holden Commodore Ute failed to give way nearly colliding with another vehicle on Leichhardt Street.

The driver then proceeded to accelerate causing a sustained loss of traction resulting in white smoke from the tyres.

Police apprehended and seized the vehicle. The 31-year-old male driver was issued with an infringement for failing to obey a give way sign, drive vehicle causing loss of traction and damaging surface of road or public place.

Senior Sergeant Darrell Kerr said, “Police are reminding road users that it is a privilege to drive and those who break the rules will have their vehicles seized”.

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