Mercedes driver clocked at nearly 100mph on M55

A Mercedes driver was pulled over after driving at dangerously high speeds near Blackpool, say police.

Wednesday, 5th July 2017, 2:52 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:31 am
Police clocked the driver travelling at 98mph on the M55

Police officers were forced to pull the driver over after they clocked the car travelling at 98mph on the M55 on July 5.

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Lancashire Road Police are now asking drivers to take note and slow down.

A spokesman said: "A driver reported for excess speed on the M55 near Blackpool. Slow down people."

The driver has been reported to the courts.