A DRIVER was reported after police spotted them driving a vehicle that was overweight.

Officers found the car while on patrol in Abingdon today when they noticed the rear end of the Golf was 'rather low'.

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A trip to the weighbridge showed the vehicle was 12 per cent over the plated weight. 

A photo tweeted by police shows more than 18 concrete slabs in the boot of the car.

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The rear offside tyre was under the legal limit.

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