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Things go from bad to worse for speeding driver caught doing 120mph on the M62
2021-08-09 10:56:00
A driver travelling well in excess of the speed limit on the M62 was found to be breaking more than just the rules of the road when officers discovered drugs and a weapon in his car. The driver was on the M62 eastbound carriageway at 6pm on Thursday (5 August) evening when Humber Roads Police stopped them for speeding along at 120mph. Read more: Speed crackdown sees five drivers caught on one Hull road The occupant of the car landed himself in further hot water when Humberside Police officers discovered Class A drugs in the vehicle. His evening only got worse when a prohibited weapon, described as being designed to discharge a 'noxious substance', was also found in the car. For the latest Hull Live headlines direct to your inbox, click here. The M62 has been something of a hot spot for excessive speed Police are encouraging anyone with information that could help their investigations to call 101 quoting 16/78613/21. A Humberside Police spokesperson said: “Officers in the Roads Policing team stopped a vehicle that was driving at 120mph on the eastbound M62 at around 6:00pm on Thursday 5 August. “On searching the car, officers discovered Class A drugs and a prohibited weapon designed to discharge a noxious substance. “The driver was arrested on suspicion of intent to supply and possessing or distributing a prohibited weapon, and has been released under investigation while our enquiries continue. For the latest traffic and travel news in your area enter your postcode below “Anyone with information that would help with our investigations should call us on our non-emergency number 101 quoting 16/78613/21.” It has been a busy few days for the roads team with fiver drivers being caught in excess of the speed limit on Hedon Road on Saturday. On Friday, another driver was clocked travelling way over the speed limit on the M62 and is now facing punishm

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