A MOTORBIKE rider allegedly caught travelling at 142kph in a 60kph zone in Carrum Downs was later found to be disqualified from riding and then tested positive to drugs. To cap it off the bike was unregistered and had a false plate attached when pulled over in Colemans Road, Sunday 8 March. His bike was impounded and the rider will be summonsed to appear at court at a later date.
Somerville Highway Patrol crews then detected a “very expensive red sports car” on Nepean Highway, Mt Martha, allegedly driving at 173kph in an 80kph zone. The car was impounded and the driver will be summonsed to appear at court at a later date.
The rider of a motorcycle in Nepean Highway, Mornington, allegedly found to be driving at 110kph in a 70kph zone, lost his licence for six months and was fined $620.
A motorcyclist on Ballarto Road, Skye, allegedly found to be driving at 118kph in an 80kph zone also lost his licence for six months and was fined $620.
First published in the Mornington News – 17 March 2020