A motorist caught driving at 130mph claimed he was speeding to avoid catching coronavirus, according to police.
Surrey Police stopped the driver on the M25 on Tuesday. The force posted a tweet which read:
Police forces across the country have reported that some motorists are taking advantage of quieter roads by driving at high speed.
The Metropolitan Police revealed that one driver was caught speeding twice in two days on the same stretch of the A10 in Enfield, north London, with a 40mph limit.
He was clocked doing 60mph on Monday and 67mph on Tuesday.