Driver fined for speed­ing

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A MAN who was caught driv­ing 17km/h over the limit has been fined $700.

Har­ley Young ap­peared in Echuca Mag­is­trates’ Court on Tues­day, Au­gust 22 to plead guilty to speed­ing and driv­ing while dis­qual­i­fied.

Po­lice pros­e­cu­tor Se­nior Con­sta­ble Rachael Hitchins told the court Young was in­ter­cepted by po­lice on June 17.

‘‘At 11.55am the ac­cused was seen driv­ing on Echuca-Nan­neella Rd where he was de­tected do­ing 117km/h in a 100km/h zone,’’ she said.

‘‘The ac­cused pro­duced a cur­rent NSW driv­ers li­cense and checks re­vealed he was dis­qual­i­fied from driv­ing in Vic­to­ria.’’

Mag­is­trate Sarah Leigh­field sen­tenced him with con­vic­tion.

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