A Wirral private hire driver has been suspended after licensing officials discovered two heavily worn rear tires on the vehicle.
Officers from Liverpool City Council Licensing found the vehicle during a routine vehicle check yesterday.
The reported driver told officers that they had last checked the minicab’s tyres TWO MONTHS ago.
A Liverpool City Council Licensing spokesperson said: “A Wirral PHV was suspended this evening after Licensing Officers discovered both the rear tyres to be in this condition. The driver said he last inspected the tyres 2 months ago!
“Consequently, he will be reported for the offence.
“Think safety first and check your tyres regularly.”