KNYSNA NEWS FLASH - The driver of a motor vehicle will be summonsed to appear in the Knysna Magistrate’s Court after driving 105km/h in a 70km/h zone on the N2, Knysna this past weekend.
“The speed exceeding the limit by 35km/h will definitely lead to a hefty fine,” Byron la Hoe, communication officer for the Department of Transport and Public Works told the Knysna-Plett Herald this morning (Monday, November 9).
The Knysna-Plett Herald is awaiting information about where the driver is from, where and when exactly the speeding offence was recorded. It was recorded as part of the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works’ Drive Safely road blitz that took place in the whole of the Western Cape on November 6 and 7.
La Hoe said the driver would definitely be summonsed for a magistrate to decide on the fine.
“The highest speeds were recorded on the N1 in the Brackenfell service area (198 km/h in a 120 km/h zone), on the R62 in the Oudtshoorn service area (139 km/h in a 100 km/h zone), on the N2 in the Somerset West service area (105 km/h in an 80 km/h zone) and on the N2 in the Knysna service area (105 km/h in a 70 km/h zone).
Read more about the road blitz in the Knysna-Plett Herald and online.
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