A TEENAGER on his P-plates has lost his licence on the spot after he was allegedly clocked tearing through a 60 zone at almost 180km/h in Sydney’s west.
The 19-year-old was detected travelling at 176km/h – 110km/h over the speed limit – on Reconciliation Drive at Pemulwuy about 6am on Saturday.
Police were conducting stationary speed enforcement duties when the teen flew past them in a Ford Falcon XR6.
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After intercepting the vehicle, the 19-year-old driver on his P-plates told officers he was running late for work.
His licence was suspended on the spot and he was charged with exceeding the speed by over 45km/h.
The 19-year-old is due to appear in Blacktown Local Court at a later date.
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