Williamstown motorist fined $1096

Photo: File
Photo: File

A Williamstown man lost his licence on the spot after he was caught speeding on Tuesday morning.

The 18-year-old was stopped on Warren Road, Cromer, just after 9.30am on May 14 after being clocked by police for travelling at 153km/h in a 100km zone.

He was issued with an $1096 expiation notice and lost his licence for six months.

Police remind the public of the dangers of speeding, saying speed is one of the contributing factors in serious and fatal crashes.