Driver Richard Newton on police camera
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Whitby driver filmed with hands behind head

A motorist has been banned from driving after he was caught driving at 62mph with both hands behind his head.

Richard Newton, 36, from Whitby, was filmed driving for about 30 seconds with both hands off the steering wheel, Scarborough Magistrates' Court heard.

He was caught by a police safety camera van on the A171 between Whitby and Guisborough on 9 August.

Danny Savage reports.

  • 06 Jan 2014
  • From the section UK
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