The Mazda driver was driving against the flow of the S3 expressway because he did not want to get stuck in traffic.  He is threatened with 30 thousand. PLN fine

The Mazda driver was driving against the flow of the S3 expressway because he did not want to get stuck in traffic. He is threatened with 30 thousand. PLN fine


Mazda driver significantly violating the rules of traffic on the road. At the beginning of September this year. on the show expensive The S3 expressway near the village of Deszczno decides to go against the tide. Its daring work recorded by phone one of the coach passengers heading to Międzyrzecz.

You can see very clearly in the video how The silver Mazda 6 goes in the same direction as the coach. The problem is that he is driving on the intended road drivers moving in the opposite direction – to Szczecin.

The video was handed over to police officers who immediately began to identify the activity the driver and where he lives. The police arrived 24 years old resident of Skwierzyna. During the conversation, the driver he told the police, why did he decide to go against the flow? It happened that way there was no underlying reason behind it.

The driver admitted it he did it very carefully. While entering Gorzów Wielkopolski, he encountered a traffic jam caused by a road accident. After standing for an hour in the line of cars he got impatient and went back to the next exit.

The next one ran to the other side of the road, where, for obvious reasons, there was no traffic, and then went against the tide. It is not difficult to imagine what would happen if another came from the other side car.

– Regardless of the driver’s reason for driving against the current- he was not responsible. Do not ignore or break the rules of moving on the highway. If we miss an exit or realize we are going in the wrong direction, go to the nearest exit. It is strictly forbidden to turn or reverse on those lanes, even for a short distance. It’s just not serious consequences in the form of large financial penalties and possible losses the law driving a car should prevent us from doing so, but above all it is the knowledge of bad events and concern for the life and health of other road users. Driving on fast roads and highways they move at high speed and do not expect an obstacle in the form of an oncoming car – they appeal to the police from road traffic in Lubuskie.

Impatience will be your wordit cost you Mazda driver. The police withdrew from the fine and they took the case to court. According to the new regulations, the driver can face a fine of up to 30,000 zlotys. It is possible that the court will decide keep a driver’s license for a longer period of time.


Police / photo: Lubuska Police