Driver caught at 111mph on A1 at Peterborough - with unrestrained five-year-old in the back seat

Police have issued a warning about the dangers of speeding after catching a driver travelling at 111mph on the A1 at Peterborough - with an unrestrained 5-year-old in the back seat.

Tuesday, 4th May 2021, 4:00 pm

Officers stopped the driver over the bank holiday weekend, as he was travelling more than 40mph over the speed limit.

Police also said the driver was uninsured - and had his young son in the back of the car.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire police said; “Officers from our Beds, Cambs & Herts Roads Policing Unit caught up with this vehicle travelling at 111mph on the A1M at Peterborough.

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Police pulled the driver over on the A1(M) near Peterborough

“They soon found the driver wasn’t insured to drive the vehicle... and that his 5 year old child was sat unrestrained in the back!

“Driver reported and fines to follow.”