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At the end of May, the video of a man slaloming at more than 200 km / h on the Laurent-Bonnevay ring road caused a buzz on Twitter. The author of this automobile rodeo was arrested this Monday, June 28 by the police. He must be presented to the judicial court of Lyon on Wednesday.
Last May, the video of a man driving at more than 200 km / h on the Laurent-Bonnevay ring road, in a section normally limited to 70 km / h, had made the buzz on the social network Twitter. At the wheel of a powerful German sedan, the driver filmed his crazy slalom between vehicles.
In another video he exhibited bundles of tickets, before claiming to have “more than 11,000 euros fine and having lost 78 points“on his driving license, report the services of the Departmental Directorate of Public Security (DDSP). A claim that the police were able to confirm with the Treasury, after his arrest, Monday, June 28.
The 21-year-old driver was taken into custody for the acts of “endangering others by manifestly deliberate violation of a safety obligation in the absence of a driving license and promotion of the behavior of a driver of a motor vehicle deliberately compromising the safety of users “. Originally from Bron, he was unfavorably known to the police “for multiple refusals to comply and endangering the life of others“, states the DDSP.
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His boss tried for complicity
Deprived of a license since January, during his filmed rodeo he drove a car belonging to a car garage in Bron where he was employed without being declared, according to investigators. Placed in police custody for concealed work and complicity in the lack of a driving license, the garage’s legal representative, specializing in luxury vehicle rental, is a Vaudois who is also known to the police for traffic offenses.
During his hearing, this man in his thirties admitted the accusations of concealed work and admitted to being aware of the lack of license of the driver arrested, which he would have qualified “friendHe also confessed to having posted on the Snapchat social network a video of a rodeo performed at the wheel of one of his vehicles.
The two men were to be presented to the Lyon judicial court on Wednesday, June 30, for a judgment in immediate appearance.
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