May 7, 2020 9.49 am This story is over 49 months old

Lincoln lockdown A46 drivers caught at 95mph

Three drivers face a ban

Reckless drivers were caught by police travelling up to 95mph on the A46 Lincoln bypass.

Lincolnshire Police posted on social media in the early hours of Thursday, May 7 that three drivers had been stopped on the carriageway.

“Driving at 95mph on the A46 near Lincoln is irresponsible and the three drivers our officer stopped are facing a driving ban and up to £1,000 fine.

“We’re on patrol in marked and unmarked motorbikes and cars across the country,” they said.

During the country-wide lockdown, traffic has eased. But it’s given some motorists the idea to drive at dangerous speeds.

Officers have recorded “unacceptable speeds across Lincolnshire, taking advantage of the quieter roads.