Milwaukee woman stops car in traffic to get rid of spider

Posted at 3:52 PM, Aug 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-29 21:31:44-04

MILWAUKEE -- A Milwaukee woman was approached by police when she stopped her vehicle in traffic because of a spider, according to police.

The Brown Deer Police Department says an officer noticed the car with its flashers on stopped in traffic on W. Bradley Rd. 

The 20-year-old Milwaukee woman inside the car told the officer she had stopped it to "get a spider out of the vehicle."

Police say the vehicle was moved out of traffic after the spider was removed. The woman was not cited.