(Drummondville) The police station of the motorway in the Drummond RCM conducted Thursday in the interception of an ambitious yachtsman carrying his boat on a traditional platform does not meet the standards.
She gave the impression that the boat was literally perched on its roof. The police proceeded to intercept the driver at the height of kilometer 177 of Highway 20 in Drummondville. It seems that the driver, who was heading towards La Malbaie, did not realize the danger of such an installation. The patrollers requested the presence of Transport Ministry inspectors to assess the makeshift facility.
They came to the conclusion that the trailer was not equipped with a braking system, she was not able to make such a charge and does not meet the permitted height. It was, therefore, inconsistent with the traffic on public roads.
The police gave the driver a series of rash of offense in addition to storing the boat in the meantime that it seek a specialized carrier to bring the ship to port.