‘I’m not from round here’ among speeding excuses as driver clocked doing 91mph in Gorleston

Norfolk Police are on scene after Nationwide bank was broken into in Hunstanton. Photo:: James Bass.

Norfolk Police are on scene after Nationwide bank was broken into in Hunstanton. Photo:: James Bass. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2014

A motorist has been caught doing 91mph on Gorleston bypass during a patrol operation over two nights.

https://twitter.com/GYarmouthPolice/status/907660709382819840

The driver was one of three to feel the force of the law for exceeding the 50mph speed limit.

A police tweet said: 'Gorleston officers have been completing speed checks on Gorleston bypass. Over two nights/early mornings last week three tickets issued including 91mph in a 50mph limit.

'Excuses included 'I'm not from round here' and 'I'm late for work.''

MORE: 'I know I was speeding officer - I'm late for the hairdressers' - excuse from 91mph driver on A11

Gorleston Safer Neighbourhood Action Panel (SNAP) is meeting on Wednesday September 20 6.30-7.30pm at St Peter's Church in Lowestoft Road for people to discuss any concerns.


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