M4 speed camera catches driver travelling over 70mph

James King, of Challow Road, Wantage[1], was caught on September 19 last year speeding on the M4 near Swindon.

The 32-year-old was caught exceeding the 70 miles per hour speed limit in an Audi 4. It is unknown has fast King was driving was when he was snapped on an automatic speed camera.

At Swindon Magistrates’ Court on June 28, he pleaded guilty to the offence and was fined £372. He also had five penalty points added to his driving record.

King was also ordered to pay £90 in court costs and a victim surcharge of £149.

The total amount he needs to pay is £611.


  1. ^ Wantage (www.oxfordmail.co.uk)
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