08 Aug 2022

ARRESTED ON M9! Driver doing over 200km during Storm Barra

ARRESTED! Driver doing over 200km on M9 during Storm Barra


A motorist was stopped travelling at a sped of 201km per hour on the M9 during Storm Barra. 

The are was under a Yellow Weather Warning with predicted gusts of 90 to 110 km/h or stronger.

The Roads Policing Unit from the Kilkenny-Waterford Garda Division stopped the driver.

The motorist was arrested and charged with Dangerous Driving.

Gardaí said that court proceedings will follow in coming weeks. 

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