10/15/2010

Ore. cop tickets 82-year-old going 110 mph

The ticket will cost more than $1,000

Associated Press

GRESHAM, Ore. — Oregon State Police gave an 82-year-old woman a ticket for driving 28 miles per hour over her age and twice the posted speed limit of 55 mph.

KVAL-TV reports a trooper spotted Marcia Brandon's car going 110 mph Thursday on Highway 26 west of Gresham.

She said she was on her way to an appointment and wasn't aware she was going that fast.

Brandon was given a ticket for $1,103.

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