Tractor driver on his way to Burnley takes wrong turn and ends up on motorway

A tractor driver who claimed he was on his way to Burnley was stopped by police driving along the motorway.

The tractor on the hard shoulder.
The tractor on the hard shoulder.

The driver, who was subsequently fined for driving a prohibited vehicle on a motorway, was pulled over by police on the M60 near Manchester with Greater Manchester Traffic Police tweeting an image of the tractor on the hard shoulder.

The tractor driver said he had taken a wrong turning and ended up on the motorway by mistake.