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18 Y O Accused Of Breaking Speed Limit By Almost 80km/hr

An 18-year-old driver is accused of doing almost double the speed limit in Dysart.  

Police were performing patrols on Fitzroy Development Road in May Downs at about 10.11AM on Monday when they stopped the Toolooa man travelling in a Kia Carnival at a speed of 178km/h in a 100km/h zone.

The motorist was issued with an on the spot fine of $1,245, eight demerit points and his license was suspended for six months.

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Quote this reference number: QP2000289771