P-plater fined $903, loses licence for speeding on highway
A LOCAL lad has a lot of time to think about his manner of driving after being stopped by police.
Police allege at 10:30am on the August 10, Highway Patrol detected a car driving at 128km/h along the Pacific Highway, Newrybar.
Police spoke to the driver, a 19-year-old Ballina man on a Provisional licence.
His licence condition limits his speed to 90km/h.
The 19-year-old was issued a $903.00 infringement notice for speeding, lost five points off his licence and had his license suspended on the spot.