Slow down: Iowa State Patrol pulls over driver going 129 mph

Iowa State Patrol pulls over driver going 129 mph

FORT DODGE, Iowa — Whoa, slow down. That is the message the Iowa State Patrol is trying to impress on drivers.

In a Facebook post, troopers showed a photo of a vehicle pulled over near Fort Dodge, KCCI reported.

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According to the post and accompanying photo, a trooper clocked the driver at 129 mph on Highway 20 in Webster County on Tuesday.

From District 7 — Fort Dodge This vehicle was stopped last night in Webster County on Highway 20. Driver’s excuse 👉”I didn’t realize I was speeding!”😳🙄 Enough is Enough- Please Slow Down!!!

Posted by Iowa State Patrol on Tuesday, December 1, 2020

The trooper said the driver’s excuse was, “I didn’t realize I was speeding.”

“Enough is enough -- Please slow down!!!” The patrol posted on Facebook.