When a California deputy pulled over a woman for driving in a carpool lane without passengers, it was far from a routine traffic stop.
As a video shared by Orange County Sheriff's Department shows, the driver turned out to be the deputy's wife - and she was carrying a passenger after all.
Deputy Sheriff Mike Wigginton and his wife, who recorded the interaction, used the video to announce they are expecting a baby.
The footage shows Wigginton pulling over his wife and saying she would be getting a ticket for driving in the HOV lane.
At first, she acts as though he's kidding, but the officer’s deadpan delivery ensures he was being very serious.
But she insists she wasn't in violation because she was indeed carrying a passenger. She handed him a piece of paper, which he held up to the camera - and it showed that they're expecting a baby this September.