Ripon driver clocked at 99mph could lose his license

A MOTORIST caught driving 99 km/h on the M1 from North Yorkshire will find out next month whether he will lose his license.

Justin Hodgson, 49, from Hell Wath Grove in Ripon, was watched by a speed camera as he broke the 70mph highway boundary between junctions 39 and 40 northbound on the M1 near Wakefield.

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The case came before West Yorkshire magistrates sitting at Bradford and Keighley Magistrates’ Court on 5 October.

They delayed it until November 11, 2021 to assess whether Hodgson would be disqualified from driving.

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