Police fine cyclist riding down busy M65 motorway

A cyclist was stopped and fined by police for riding his bike along the hard shoulder of the M65.

Sunday, 2nd April 2017, 4:47 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:28 pm
The bike used to pedal along the hard shoulder

The incident happened earlier today (Sunday).

A spokesman for Lancashire Police said: "For those not sure, pedal cyclists are not permitted to cycle down the hard shoulder. This rider was taken off the M65 and given a fine."