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Man cops $685 ticket for speeding in Landsborough

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Landsborough Police have handed a hefty fine to a man caught speeding on Landsborough Road last week.

They caught a 47 year old man from Wangaratta travelling at 142km/h in 100 zone.

He's received a $685 fine, and has had his licence to drive in Victoria suspended for six month.

Police say the man was placing himself and others at risk travelling on the narrow, isolated road that was wet, and lined with trees, adding that it's fortunate that there was no serious collisions.

Image via Eyewatch - Ballarat Police Service Area