Driver clocked doing 126mph near Malton in a 70mph zone

A driver had been caught speeding at almost double the speed limit near Malton.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 9:24 am

A vehicle was stopped by police after being clocked speeding at 126mph in a 70mph zone.

The incident was recorded on the A64 near Malton.

The North Yorkshire Police Traffic Bureau say the driver and passenger who were "just going for a drive" were also issued with Covid tickets for breaching current lockdown regulations.

The incident was recorded on the A64 near Malton.

The driver's details were taken by police to prepare a file for court.