27 Sept 2022

'Slow down' warning after motorist clocked at 131km/h

'Slow down' warning after motorist clocked at 131km/h

Donegal Gardaí have issued their latest warning over speeding in the county.

It comes as an Inishowen motorist was clocked driving at 131km/h in a 100km/h.

Buncrana Roads Policing Unit were conducting a speed checkpoint this evening when they made the detection.

A fixed charge penalty notice will now issue which means that the driver will receive a fine of €80 and 3 penalty points.

A Garda spokesperson said: "Road conditions are wet at present in many areas and it takes longer to stop a vehicle on a wet surface. Slow down and save lives."

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