Man Caught Speeding at 171 Miles Per Hour

Officer Clocks Man Speeding at 171 & 148 MPH on Highway 61

A Duluth man is in trouble with the law for driving along the North Shore like he was a Nascar driver in his black 2016 Chevrolet Camaro.

The 36-year-old Lakeside man was clocked by a Hermantown officer going 171 and 148 miles per hour on Highway 61 west of McQuade Road around 6:50 Friday night.

The officer was there taking part in the special Towards Zero Death initiative enforcement effort.

The driver has been cited for careless driving.

He faces up to a $1,000 fine and or 90 days in jail plus the possibility of having his license revoked.

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