With a electric scooter on the AP-7 motorway in Malaga, between Marbella and Estepona. The woman traveled about 12 kilometers like this on this road, on a minimum shoulder on the left bank and advancing with difficulty because her scooter had run out of battery.
The Civil Traffic Guard intercepted the driver, after the agents were alerted by numerous drivers who were surprised by the scene. They reported that a woman was on the highway between San Pedro de Alcántara and Estepona, kicking off with your legs on an electric scooter and causing an obvious risk.
It happened last June 15, but the Civil Guard reported the events on Tuesday in a statement in which they explained that once alerted, a patrol from the Marbella Civil Guard Traffic Detachment was able to intercept this person, proceeding to transfer the woman along with her vehicle off the highway and being able to verify that the same had traveled 12 kilometers that way.
It so happens, moreover, that the battery of the scooter had run outso its driver was barely moving forward with her legs, which together with the existing high temperatures contributed to the woman being exhausted, they have specified from the Civil Guard in a statement.
The circulation of this type of vehicle is expressly prohibited by highways and expressways in the Road Safety Law, for which the driver of the scooter was reported, raising the penalty to 200 euros.