(WFRV) – Ever driven past a vehicle with an excessively cracked windshield and wonder if that was illegal? Well, the Wisconsin State Patrol wants to remind motorists of the law following an incident on I-43.
The Wisconsin State Patrol posted on its Facebook page about a recent incident involving a smashed windshield. A trooper stopped a vehicle that was driving on I-43 in a work zone with a smashed windshield.
The driver told the trooper that his hood was secured with a bungee cord when it broke and smashed the windshield. Hoods are reportedly required to be in proper working condition.
Authorities wanted to issue the following reminder:
Hoods are required to be maintained in proper working condition and windshields may not be excessively cracked or damaged.Wisconsin State Patrol
No additional information was provided.