Several Motorists Face Fixed Charge Notices Due To Speeding Over The Weekend


Several motorists are facing fixed charge notices due to speeding in Mid West Tipperary over the weekend.

On Saturday the Tipperary Roads Policing Unit began monitoring speed compliance in a 50km/h zone with the first four vehicle recorded well over the speeding limit; some of the detections included 94km/h, two 83km/h and 81km/h.

Meanwhile the driver travellIng at 94km/h in 50km zone was discovered the insurance policy had been cancelled, this was picked up due to the new Garda insurance app. This vehicle was seized and the driver facing a day in court.

Yesterday Gardai in the Thurles district detected 115km/h , 109km/h, 105km/h, 106km/h, 102km/h, 99km/h and 96km/h in a 60km/h zone.

Gardai are appealing for motorists to slow down and to allow extra time for their journey.