Second driver caught speeding at 127mph on A64 near Malton

A second driver has been caught speeding at almost double the speed limit near Malton, police have revealed.

By George Buksmann
Wednesday, 3rd March 2021, 11:15 am

Yesterday it was reported by The Scarborough News that a driver had been caught by police speeding at 126mph on the A64 near Malton.

Police have now revealed that a second driver has been clocked speeding at 127mph on the same stretch of road.

The incident took place over the weekend on the A64 near Malton in a 70mph zone.

Sign up to our daily The Scarborough News Today newsletter

The driver was clocked at almost double the speed limit.

The North Yorkshire Police Traffic Bureau say the driver was visited by officers yesterday afternoon where they admitted to the speeding offence, with a file now being prepared for court action.