Posted: Tue 22nd Jun 2021

Police left speechless after driver clocked doing nearly 150mph on A55 in Flintshire – with 14 year old son in car

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales

A man will have to appear in court after police clocked him doing nearly 150mph on the A55 in Flintshire

Officers were left speechless when they discovered he had his 14-year-old son in the car with him.

The man was stopped after he was passed a police officer at 149mph.

Posting an update on the North Wales Roads Police Facebook page a spokesperson said:

“Driver passed one of our officers in Broughton earlier…travelling at a whopping 149mph.”

“He also had his 14-year-old son in the car with him.”

“He’s been reported for the offence so a trip to court is on the cards where he’ll have to explain his foolish actions to a Judge.”

“We literally have no words…”

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