Speeder cops huge fine this long weekend

A lead footed driver netted himself a hefty fine yesterday, clocked doping more than 45km over the speed limit at Fishing Point..

Just before 7am yesterday morning police patrolling Dorrington Rd, Rathmines detected a white Subaru Imprezza doing 122km in a 60km zone.

When it was pulled over a short time later the driver told police he was late for work.

The 23 year old was fined $2547 and, due to the long weekend double demerits,lost 12 points.

His license was suspended for six months and number plate confiscated for three months.