Yenda man fined after being clocked at 154 km / h in Beelbangera | Canberra weather

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A man from Riverina was fined and his license suspended after being stopped by police who allegedly exceeded the speed limit at over 50 km / h while on his way to “buy a pack of cigarettes “. Police said officers from the Narrandera Highway Patrol stopped a white Toyota Aurion on the road from Beelbangera to Beelbangera at around 8:20 p.m. Friday after the vehicle was clocked at 154 km / h in an area marked out at 100 km / h . Police said the driver – a 29-year-old man from Yenda – told police that he “was getting ready to buy a pack of cigarettes before starting work. I’m late.” The driver received an infraction notice for exceeding the speed limit by more than 45 km / h, a fine of $ 2,547 and was given six demerit points. The man also had his driver’s license suspended for six months.

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