‘Guardian Angel’ Pigeon Protected Speeder, German Police Say

Thanks to a feathered friend, the driver was spared a speeding ticket.

  • Published 28 May 2019

BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany say divine intervention saved a speeding driver from getting a ticket, after a pigeon photobombed a traffic enforcement camera at just the right moment. Perhaps inspired by this week's Ascension Day national Christian holiday, Viersen police said "the Holy Ghost must have had a plan" to help the driver. Just as the radar clocked the driver at 54 km/h (33.5 mph) in a 30km/h zone and the camera… Read at AP News