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Hundreds caught speeding on National Slow Down Day

Jonathan Browne
Jonathan Browne

03:00 20 Apr 2024

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Hundreds of people were caught speeding on National Slow Down Day

755 drivers were caught speeding during National Slow Down Day.

The Garda campaign ran from 7am yesterday to 7am today, in an effort to promote safer driving.

One motorist was caught doing 194 kilometres per hour in 100 kilometre zone on the N25 in County Cork.

Another was detected doing 112 kilometres per hour in a 50 zone on Main Street, Charleville.

Gardaí continue to appeal to motorists to slow down to save lives after an almost 10-year high in road deaths last year.

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