GRAND BLANC, MI – A 17-year-old from Grand Blanc was late for his curfew and was trying to get home as quick as he could on I-75 traveling recklessly at 138 Miles Per Hour.
On November 23rd, 2018, at 8:45PM, MSP Metro North Troopers clocked a 2012 Chevy traveling at 138 miles per hour in the left lane of I-75 Northbound near Holly Rd. The driver tried to duck off on to E Holly Rd but was caught by the Trooper.
The driver, 17 years old, stated that he was traveling so fast and passing other cars and ducking in and out of lanes because he was late for his 9:30PM curfew. The trooper gave the kid a break on the reckless driving charge, but he did earn a ticket for 138MPH in a 70MPH zone.
There was no indication as to what he was facing when he arrived at home to his parents.
This just in from the Metro North Post: SMH Award: 17 and late for curfew! On 11/23 at 845P troopers clocked a 2012 Chevy traveling 138 miles per hour in the left lane of I 75 Northbound and Holly Rd. The driver tried to duck off on to E Holly Rd but was caught by the trooper. pic.twitter.com/f1Au7QSh3g
— MSP Metro Detroit (@mspmetrodet) November 29, 2018