150 road violations in an hour… speeding, jumping red lights top

Picture Courtesy: Ajel

Drivers in a Saudi city committed 150 traffic offences in just one hour and most of them involving jumping the red lights, speeding and reckless driving.

Police said they caught 150 motorists violating traffic rules during random patrol raids on roads in the Central town of Unaizah.

“Nearly 150 offences were registered by 30 police patrols on the roads…this is a very high traffic offence rate,” Ajel daily said, quoting a police spokesman.