Driver fined for speeding
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.