Driver copped doing 90 km/h over speed limit in Alcontar

SERIOUS: The driver could get a prison sentence and lose his licence for up to four years. CREDIT: Shutterstock

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A DRIVER caught doing 90km/h over the speed limit in Alcontar is facing serious road safety offence charges.

Guardia Civil Traffic officers clocked F.C.C. doing 150km/h on a stretch of the A-334 Baza to Huercal-Overa road in El Hijate in Alcontar on which the maximum permitted speed is 60km/h.

The Guardia said the speeding driver faces a possible prison sentence of three to six months, a six to 12-month fine or 31 to 91 days’ community work. He could also lose his licence for between one and four years.

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According to the Guardia, Alcontar council has informed the provincial Traffic department headquarters on a number of occasions about the problem of vehicles exceeding the speed limit when they go through El Hijate.


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