‘Can you let me off?’ pleads driver doing 90mph in 50mph zone

A driver on the A47 who got caught speeding at nearly 100mph in a 50mph zone asked police to be let off. 

A driver on the A47 who got caught speeding at nearly 100mph in a 50mph zone asked police to be let off. - Credit: Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team

A cheeky driver who police caught speeding at nearly 100mph in a 50mph zone asked police to be "let off". 

The Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team caught the driver on the A47 at Acle today [Monday September 20]. 

In a Tweet, they wrote: “Acle RAPT have just reported a driver for doing 98 mph in a 70 limit before stopping the vehicle it proceeded to do 90 mph in a 50 limit.  

“When cautioned the driver said “can you let me off” #Fatal4 #SlowDown #NotWorthTheRisk.” 

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