Police impound Porsche driving 93 km/h in a 30 km/h construction zone

May 1 2020, 9:21 am

A sports car driver is reportedly out nearly $500 after they were pulled over for speeding on Thursday.

On Twitter, VPD Sgt. Mark Christensen said that a Porsche was stopped on Vancouver’s Granville Street Bridge after doing 93 km/h in a construction zone.

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A vehicle was impounded on Thursday after the driver was caught excessively speeding. (Sgt. Mark Christensen/Twitter)

Construction zones have posted speed limits of 30 km/h, meaning that the driver was going at more than triple the limit.

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A posted sign indicating the 30 km/h speed limit in a construction zone. (Sgt. Mark Christensen/Twitter)

As a result of the excessive speeding, they were fined $483 and had their car impounded for seven days.