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Old 02-12-2003, 14:42   #1 (permalink)
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big "Raid" at Braodford weigh bridge

On Tuesday this week , the Broadford Weigh Station (Hume Hwy) became a huge Breath Testing/roadworthy/EPA/RTA and Sherrif operation.
From first light they were directing all traffic (except trucks) into the weigh station where everyone was breath tested , then the random roadworthies / EPA inspections and finally the sherrifs were checking for unpaid fines.
I hope it doesnt happen too often as it was a major p!ssoff waiting 15 minutes in the 40 degree haet for a breath test to be done.
Does this happen anywhere else?
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You should of kept honking your horn.

Unless you were in an illegal car.
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Thanks for the heads up!

Unfortunately its a long way around to avoid it
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It only went for 24 hours....and i wasnt in an illeagal car but the purple laser with no rego plates in front of me didnt have a good time,,,he he he
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I support this sort of stuff as it genuinely adds to road safety. What I don't agree with is NSW Police and RTA targeting 'certain types' of vehicles for this treatment during summernats on the hume hwy.
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