A DRIVER has been fined for failing to scrape away the ice from their car windows.

The motorist was caught in West Dunbartonshire yesterday morning and slapped with a fine for failing to have a full view out the car.

Evening Times:

Police warned they will be out in force to keep an eye on drivers so those looking to rush off of a morning are being urged to ensure their car is ready to go before doing so.

The Road Policing Unit said: "Please remember to fully defrost your vehicle prior to driving and give yourself extra time for your journey.

Evening Times:

"The conditions are freezing and the road conditions are hazardous so be mindful of this and take extra care."