Biker clocked at 245km/h

2012-04-22 22:09

Johannesburg - A 37-year-old man was arrested for driving over the speed limit on the N1 near Nasrec, south of Johannesburg on Sunday, metro police said.

Spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said the Alberton man was a caught doing 245km/h. 

He claimed that he'd been on his way home after  a "breakfast run".

"He was arrested for reckless and negligent driving," Minnaar said.

He would face an additional charge for not displaying the number plate on the motorbike.

Minnaar said the man was due to appear in the Roodepoort Magistrate's court on Monday.

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