An Arizona motorist was cited yesterday for using a mannequin to pose as a passenger so he could ride in the carpool lane.
Another one Busted! Don’t let this be you.... A driver was cited for HOV lane violation along the SR 202 at Alma School, for having a dummy masquerade as a passenger. pic.twitter.com/97xZVyi9dC— Dept. Public Safety (@Arizona_DPS) April 24, 2019
The state's department of public safety tweeted about the incident.
In places where HOV lanes exist, you must have actual passengers, a dummy masquerading as a passenger won't cut it (as this driver found out).