629 driv­ers fac­ing fines

Isis Town and Country - - Kolan News -

EASTER ended badly for 629 of the re­gion’s mo­torists who were busted for speed­ing on Mon­day.

Mo­bile radars nabbed 322 speedsters, and fixed cam­eras snapped 307 on Sun­shine Coast, Gympie, Fraser Coast, Bund­aberg, Glad­stone, Rock­hamp­ton and Mackay roads on Mon­day.

Cen­tral re­gion po­lice logged 4746 hours on the job dur­ing the Easter road safety cam­paign that kicked off on Thurs­day evening and ended at mid­night on Mon­day.

Dur­ing the Easter break, one per­son died on the re­gion’s roads; 31 peo­ple were in­jured; 82 peo­ple were caught drink-driv­ing from 25,611 ran­dom breath tests; 3001 driv­ers were caught speed­ing; and 75 peo­ple were caught with­out seat­belts.

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