Driver's HOV buddy was a dummy

Driver's HOV buddy was a dummy

There are 5 comments on the The Associated Press story from Feb 24, 2007, titled Driver's HOV buddy was a dummy . In it, The Associated Press reports that:

The police officer was no dummy, but the passenger was. Suffolk County police ticketed a driver for propping a first-aid practice mannequin in his passenger seat to fake his way into a highway car pool lane.

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Middle Island, NY

#1 Mar 2, 2007
Was the dummy driving
Mr Evans


#2 Mar 8, 2007
This is news?Whats next?12 year old boy pukes at taco bell?How about "Man in white van uses HOV lane as passing lane"

Surprise, AZ

#3 Jul 20, 2007
What's funny is the fact that the only reason I found this article was because I was searching for a dummy so that I could do the same thing. Traffic sucks, and that carpool lane just looks fantastic

Bayonne, NJ

#4 Jul 20, 2007
I've driven the LIE for 30+ years,I did see this same thing last year.Cop had this young kid pulled over and everyone is looking and there it was,a dummy in the passenger side seat,even the cop was laughing about it while he was writing the guy up.

New York, NY

#5 Jul 23, 2007
That is great lol i love it

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