'Late' motorist caught doing 102mph on M2 Motorway near Antrim town

'Late' motorist caught doing 102mph on M2 Motorway near Antrim town

A MOTORIST who was "late" on the way back to Belfast was caught doing 102mph.

Michael McBride (21) of Brucevale Park, was detected at Rathbeg on the M2 Motorway near Antrim town on November 28 last year.

A defence lawyer told Antrim Magistrates Court, sitting in Ballymena, the defendant was a gym instructor and his licence was important to his job.

District Judge Nigel Broderick said it was a "high speed" and banned the defendant from driving for a month along with a £200 fine.

  • Main picture: Rathbeg on the M2. General scene picture from Google Maps.