Speed check catches motorist driving nearly double on 30mph road

PUBLISHED: 21:14 16 February 2020 | UPDATED: 11:39 17 February 2020

South Norfolk police carried out the checks in Long Stratton.

South Norfolk police carried out the checks in Long Stratton.

Archant Norfolk Photographic © 2011

A motorist has been reported after driving nearly twice the speed limit through a South Norfolk town.

Specials from South Norfolk Police carried out speed checks on Saturday evening (February 15) in Long Stratton following concerns from residents.

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One motorist was caught driving 58mph on a 30mph stretch of road and has been reported for excess speed.

A spokesman from Norfolk Special Constabulary said a second driver was also reported.

The spokesman said: "Speed checks were conducted in Long Stratton following concerns raised by residents.

"Several other drivers were stopped and spoken to regarding their speed."

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