Versailles, IN (CBS Local)- We’ve all been stuck behind that one car on the highway that’s going too slowly in the left hand lane but refuses to move over. Now, an Indiana State Police Officer is getting national attention for attempting to remedy that on I-65.
According to a tweet from Sergeant Stephen Wheeles’ account, he pulled over a vehicle on Saturday afternoon for driving too slowly in the left lane.READ MORE: 2 Suspects In Custody After Shooting Near Lincoln High School Left Man Killed, 16-Year-Old In Critical Condition, Police Say
The tweet went viral with over 18,000 retweets and plenty of replies thanking the officer for enforcing this rule of the road. Some Twitter users tried to lure Officer Wheeles’ to their local P.D.READ MORE: University Of Delaware To Host Campus Safety Event On Gender-Based Violence Following Last Week's Arrest Of Brandon Freyre
One user did have a question for the officer in regards to this rule.
To which Officer Wheeles’ responded kindly explaining what is behind the “spirit of the law”.MORE NEWS: John Dougherty, Bobby Henon Corruption Trial Resumes Tuesday