Horsham Highway Patrol catch man going 150km/h on Western Highway

A NSW man has lost his driver’s licence for a year after he was caught going 50 kilometres an hour above the speed limit.

Horsham Highway Patrol acting Sergeant Heath Martin said police intercepted the driver, 29, at Lawloit on the Western Highway at 9.30am on Sunday.

The man was clocked going 150 km/h in a 100km/h zone.

Acting Sergeant Martin said the man was fined $793 and gained eight demerit points.

He said his driver’s licence would be cancelled and disqualified in Victoria for 12 months.