Driver fined after iPhone, tablet tied to steering wheel

  • Nov. 27, 2017 1:30 a.m.

One driver’s attempt at multitasking didn’t go so well, after he was caught by Vancouver police driving with not one, but two, electronic devices strapped to the steering wheel. Rather than enforcing the $368 penalty for distracted driving, the cop decided to have a “lengthy conversation about road safety,” police said. The man was instead issued an $81 ticket for failing to produce a driver’s licence, and removed his electronics display from the steering wheel. In the meantime, social media users were quick to condemn the driver’s actions. (Vancouver Police Department photo)

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