Speed demon clocked doing 162km/h on Wicklow motorway
A speeding motorist was clocked doing over 160km/h on a local motorway.
The driver was doing 162km/h on the M11 near Ashford on Tuesday night when they came to the attenton of gardai on traffic duty.
The officers gave chase and ordered the speeding driver of the Volkswagon car to pull over.
A local Garda spokesperson urged motorists to “heed your speed and arrive alive”.
Several people took to social media yesterday to voice their support for the officers policing our roads.
One said: “Well done, once again Wicklow Gardai. More lives saved from crazy drivers.”
Another joked: “Wow – didn’t know you could go that fast in a Volkswagen …”