Driver eating bowl of cereal stopped by police in Hyde
A driver eating a bowl of cereal at the wheel of his car has been stopped by police during a crackdown on road safety in Greater Manchester.
The man, who was stopped in Manchester Road, Hyde, was one of four people reprimanded for not being in proper control of a vehicle.
He was given six points on his licence and an on-the-spot fine.
A further 142 people were stopped for using a phone while driving in the first week of the campaign.
The campaign to educate drivers on road safety will continue up to Christmas.
Supt Craig Thompson said: "You wouldn't drink and drive so why is it OK to... read more
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