Police slam driver’s horrible excuse as he blames younger daughter for hitting 114mph on M4 | UK | News | EUROtoday

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Police officers have criticised a driver who sped as much as a staggering 114mph, claiming it was as a result of their crying daughter distracted them. The reckless speeder was so centered on their little one, they did not even realise that they had zoomed previous a velocity examine or {that a} marked police automobile was tailing them.

Members of Wiltshire Police’s Specialist Operations unit took to X, beforehand often called Twitter, to share the stunning episode. The high-speed drive occurred on the M4 motorway someday after 8pm on Monday, February 26.

Police shared a critical warning of their tweet: “114mph along the M4 because your infant daughter is crying in the back, is the opposite of a good excuse. So distracted, this driver was unaware they’d passed the static speed check; or that they were then followed by a marked vehicle to Membury. #summons #fatalfive.”

The cops additionally shared a picture on their tweet – a screenshot from a digital camera assumedly mounted inside their car. The screenshot signifies the date, time, and the dashing driver’s velocity of 114mph.

Legal specialists at M.A.J Law have identified: “According to the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines, a person speeding over 100mph is automatically at risk of a driving ban. You will also be sent to court for the magistrates to decide how long to ban you for. The length of the driving ban depends upon three things – the manner of driving (including the speed), the speed limit in place, and previous convictions.

“The greater the velocity the extra doubtless the court docket are to impose a driving disqualification.”