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Double the limit

Double the limit

Portland Highway Patrol

A young Portland driver is ruing the decision to excessively speed in town last week caught speeding at more than double the speed limit in a 50 km zone.

Police from Portland Highway Patrol intercepted a blue Ford Falcon after it was detected travelling at 126 kilometres an hour along Must Street putting it at 76 kilometres an hour over the speed limit

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Issued with an immediate loss of licence the driver's vehicle has been impounded for 30 days and the driver was charged with excessive speed and other traffic offences.

Police were shocked at the driver's behaviour on the road and said driving at such speeds through residential streets is not acceptable.

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