Your eyes aren’t deceiving you, that is an unmarked police lorry. Police have launched the the undercover lorry complete with flashing blue lights as their latest weapon against bad drivers. Police claim that the high vantage point the lorry provides give them a better vantage point to see motorists texting at the wheel.
The lorry which has been patrolling the A38 near Plymouth has even helped in catching another lorry driver who is reported to have been cooking a meal on a hob in the his lorry cab.
Operation Allied Wolf is said to be all about road casualty reduction; the large scale operation targets drink and drug drivers, those using mobile devices, speeders and those not wearing their seatbelts.