Police called to man driving 8mph mobility scooter down Leeds motorway

Police were called to a man driving a mobility scooter down a motorway in Leeds this afternoon.

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The West Yorkshire Roads Policing Unit received multiple calls about the man riding the vehicle along the M621 Motorway.

Mobility scooters have a maximum speed of 8mph. Motorways are limited to 70mph, a 62mph difference.

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An officer was despatched to the scene and ‘helped and advised’ the man.

The incident happened at about 5.46pm.

Noone is thought to have been injured in the incident.