Speeding drivers stopped during police spot checks in Burnley

Police caught five speeding drivers during spot checks in Burnley.

By Susan Plunkett
Monday, 21st February 2022, 1:03 pm

Officers carried out the checks at multiple locations including Colne Road, Manchester Road, Lakeland Way and Pendle Way. These locations where raised as hotspot areas of concern on the police messaging service Lancashire Talking,

In a one hour period, they spoke to five drivers who were doing in excess of the 30mph limit.

A spokesman for Burnley Police said: "What matters to our communities is important to do and we will direct our targeting activity to meet the needs of the public.

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Police have carried out speed checks across Burnley

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