Pinjarra teen accused of travelling at 174km/h on South Western Highway


The Holden Commodore utility police seized and impounded. Pic by Jon Hewson.
The Holden Commodore utility police seized and impounded. Pic by Jon Hewson.

A 17-year-old probationary driver is accused of travelling at 174km/h on South Western Highway in Fairbridge yesterday.

Police were conducting patrols yesterday afternoon and Traffic Enforcement Group officers claim a Holden Commodore utility was detected travelling at 174km/h in a 110km/h zone.

The driver of the Commodore had only held his driver’s licence for 28 days.

The Commodore was seized and will be impounded for 28 days.

A 17-year-old from Pinjarra will be summonsed for reckless driving.