Disqualified driver caught doing 140km in a 60km zone


A 29-year-old disqualified driver has been caught doing 140km in a 60km zone in Kincumber.
At around 10:40pm on Monday, June 24, Brisbane Water Highway Patrol were patrolling Avoca Dve, Green Point, when they observed a blue Holden Astra travelling east on Avoca Dve in excess of the sign posted 60kmph speed limit.
Police turned and realised that the vehicle had increased its speed significantly.
Police caught up to the vehicle observing it overtake another vehicle on the incorrect side of the road over unbroken dividing lines.
Police activated warning devices and checked the speed between 125 to 140kmph in sign posted 60kmph zone.
The Person Of Interest (POI) eventually stopped the vehicle with checks confirming that the driver was a disqualified driver.
The POI is to be issued with Future Court Attendance Notices relating to the offences including speed and his erratic driving as well as drive whilst disqualified.
The POI will appear in Gosford Local Court on August 18.
The keys to the man’s vehicle were confiscated.

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