Members of an environmental collective deflated the tires of 65 SUVs, according to them, on the night of January 23 to 24 in Lambersart (North).
Tire deflator environmentalists strike again, to the great misfortune of SUV owners in Lambersart (North). This Tuesday, January 24 at night, some of these vehicles had one or more deflated tires. To the great surprise of the drivers of these.
The action was carried out on the night of January 23 to 24. An environmental collective named Unknown Collectif Stop SUV Lille claimed this action. 65 cars would have been put ” Out of state of causing trouble “, according to their accounts and terms in a press release. Leaflets were also left on most of the vandalized cars. This in order explain this act and warn drivers of the danger :
“Driving a vehicle of this size in a city is particularly harmful and unnecessary. The “deadly capitalist system” encourages “the sale of these polluting vehicles”. The city of Lille and the European Metropolis of Lille must make “strong political choices in favor of the climate and constrain the use of these polluting vehicles”.
A funny action against SUVs
Owners of these vehicles will appreciate knowing that the substantial investment they have made in their purchase is… ” useless “. Summoning the city of Lille to restrict the use of these vehicles, while the action happened in Lambersartis also funny.
Especially since the collective has targeted SUVs without any distinction. Thereby, Crit’Air 1 hybrids were in the sights of these activists. Witness a local resident, evoking, for The voice of the Northhis neighbours, victims of the action :
“My neighbors had a deflated tire, it’s sad. They have one car for the two of them and have three children. It’s a hybrid, Crit’Air 1, and they do the majority of their trips by bike. »
Fortunately, the action did not prevent the vehicles from driving off and no one was injured. Some just have wasted more time than otherswhen they had to go to work, for example.
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