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Student clocked doing 179km/h on the motorway

Police yesterday detained a university student after he was clocked doing 179km/h on the Nicosia-Limassol motorway.

Traffic officers at Zygi Police Station have confirmed that a 20-year-old man from Limassol has been formally charged and released. The motorist was flagged down just shy of Mari at 8.40pm on Monday night after he was caught driving 179km/h on the 100km/h limit motorway.

He will appear in court at a later date to answer the charges.

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