Police stop motorist going 250 km/h on D11

The police have revealed that at around 11 PM on Thursday night they stopped a motorist on the D11 highway in the direction of Prague from Hradec Králové going roughly 250 kilometres per hour, in other words some 120 kilometres over the speed limit. The 52-year-old driver explained he had been rushing to get home to his family. Every year, the police stop motorists going around 200; in the past 280 km/h was registered, an official said. The man stopped on Thursday risks losing his driver’s permit for one year and a 10 thousand crown fine.

Author: Jan Velinger