Farmers are reminded of Highway Code after harvester is stopped on motorway

The PSNI are reminding farmers of the ‘rules of the road’ after they came across a KRONE BiG x forage harvester on the M1 motorway.

Police stopped this KRONE harvester on Friday.
Police stopped this KRONE harvester on Friday.

Road policing officers from Mahon Road stopped the “large agricultural vehicle” on Friday.

A PSNI spokesperson stated: “Remember, the Highway Code states ‘Motorways MUST NOT be used by pedestrians, holders of provisional motorcycle or car licences, riders of motorcycles under 50cc, cyclists, horse riders, certain slow-moving vehicles and those carrying oversized loads (except by special permission), agricultural vehicles, and powered wheelchairs/powered mobility scooters (see Rules 34–46 incl.)’.”