Man loses licence speeding on way to Burnett mines

KINGAROY Police pulled over a driver on his way to work driving 50km/h over the speed limit.

The 23 year old Victorian man was travelling north on the Burnett Highway through Ban Ban Springs at 150km/h in the marked 100km/h zone yesterday afternoon (April 26).

The driver was driving to the mines for work.

He was fined $1245.

He will also lose his licence for 6 months.

The Kingaroy Police said the driver couldn't offer an excuse and said he was driving for work.

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