GREENLAND, N.H. (CBS) – A New Hampshire driver who was clocked operating at 126 MPH allegedly told State Police he was going so fast because he was “a little late for work.”
Alexey Kidney, 19, of York, Maine was stopped Sunday morning around 7:30 a.m. on Interstate 95 South. He was caught on radar in the 65 MPH zone by a State Police aircraft.READ MORE: Find 2021 Fireworks Near You - Guide To Boston Area & Eastern Mass.
Police on the ground pulled over Kidney, who was driving a 2019 Nissan Altima.READ MORE: Gas Prices Remain Steady At Nearly $3 A Gallon In Massachusetts 'Due To Increasing Supply Levels'
“When asked why he was traveling at that speed, Kidney stated that he was a little late for work,” New Hampshire State Police said.MORE NEWS: Massachusetts Closes In On Goal Of 4.1 Million People Vaccinated Against COVID-19
Kidney was charged with reckless operation. He is due in court on January 27.