Whyalla driver caught nearly double the speed limit at Cowell

SPEEDING: Police caught a driver travelling at 112km/h in a 60km/h zone in Cowell. Photo: SAPOL

SPEEDING: Police caught a driver travelling at 112km/h in a 60km/h zone in Cowell. Photo: SAPOL

A Whyalla man has lost his licence for six months after being caught driving at almost double the speed limit in Cowell on Saturday.

Police say just after midday, November 27, patrols were conducting static speed detection duties when they detected a sedan travelling at 112km/h in a 60km/h zone on the Lincoln Highway.

The driver, a 28-year-old Whyalla man was issued an on the spot fine totalling $1814 and was issued a immediate six month loss of licence.

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