Source: State of Victoria Police
Monday, 12 October 2020 08:36
Eagle-eyed officers from State Highway Patrol impounded a motorcycle in Officer this afternoon after the rider was caught allegedly speeding.
Police saw a Kawasaki motorcycle take off from a set of traffic lights while doing a mono on the Princes Highway about 12.25pm.
It’s alleged the motorcycle sped up to 163km/h in a 80km/h speed zone before officers intercepted it.
The motorcycle was impounded on-the-spot for 30 days at a cost of $1,280.
The rider, a 29-year-old Pakenham man, is expected to be charged on summons for driving at a dangerous speed, exceeding the speed limit by more than 45km/h, improper use of a motor vehicle and other traffic offences.
Sergeant Megan Stefanec