SHOCKING: Driver clocked at well over 200km/h on busy motorway arrested for dangerous driving

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SHOCKING: Driver clocked at well over 200km/h on busy motorway arrested for dangerous driving

SHOCKING: Driver clocked at well over 200km/h on busy motorway arrested for dangerous driving

The Roads Policing Unit detected a motorist travelling at an outrageous speed on the M7 this afternoon.

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While conducting a routine speed check on the M7 today, Tuesday, Gardaí detected this Mercedes travelling at 221km/h.

The vehicle was followed and stopped in Kildare where the driver was arrested for dangerous driving.

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He was taken to Portlaoise Garda Station and has been charged to appear before Portlaoise District Court.