Sutherland Highway Patrol
Suspended Rider Caught Speeding 150kmh In 50kmh Zone – Loftus
A suspended driver has been arrested and charged after allegedly being detected travelling 100km over the speed limit in southern Sydney yesterday.
About 7.20am, (8 December), police noticed a Honda CBR 250 motorcycle allegedly travelling at speed on Spur Crescent, Loftus. An unmarked Sutherland Highway Patrol car followed the cycle checking his speed in excess of 150kmh in a sign posted 50kmh residential street.
The 18-year-old Loftus man was stopped near Loftus Railway Station and arrested. Checks revealed he was a suspended learner driver until January 2011.
He was taken to Sutherland Police Station where he was charged with drive at speed dangerous and drive with suspended licence.
The man is expected to appear in Sutherland Local Court in 7 January 2010.