60 speeders caught in less than 4 hours on East Washington

Other citations issued during special enforcement

Published On: Jan 09 2013 10:20:52 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 09 2013 10:27:25 AM CST
MADISON, Wis. -

Madison police said they stopped 60 vehicles for speeding during a three and a half hour special enforcement in a block on East Washington Avenue Tuesday.

The special enforcement was conducted in a 55 mph zone in the 5200-5300 block of East Washington Avenue between 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Two different drivers were cited for going 84 mph, which would come with a penalty of six demerit points and a $164 fine if convicted.

Apart from speeding, numerous drivers were also cited for not having a driver’s license, having a suspended registration or driver’s license or failing to comply with insurance requirements.