Driver caught doing 132 mph near Hanford site

Benton County Sheriff's Office
Benton County Sheriff's Office

BENTON COUNTY, Wash. — Benton County deputies arrested a driver for going more than 72 miles per hour over the speed limit on Thursday.

Deputies say a Laser Speed Measuring Device, also known as LIDAR, showed the driver was traveling 132 miles per hour in a 60 mile per hour zone near the Hanford site.

The driver was arrested to be booked at the Benton County jail for reckless driving. His vehicle was impounded.

Deputies working the Hanford site stopped the pictured vehicle for reckless driving as it was clocked on a Laser Speed…

Posted by Benton County, WA Sheriff's Office – Sheriff Jerry Hatcher on Thursday, September 17, 2020