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Northern Ireland's speeding hotspots as offences surge in year

Almost 50,000 offences as PSNI says too many drivers are still taking risks on roads

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Speeding is a major cause of accidents resulting in deaths.

Speeding is a major cause of accidents resulting in deaths.

Speeding is a major cause of accidents resulting in deaths.

The number of speeding offences in Northern Ireland has surged by 20% year-on-year.

Almost 50,000 incidents were recorded on the region's roads in 2019 - equivalent to 135 every day on average.

In one case a driver was caught at 114mph, nearly double the road's 60mph limit.