Tourist allegedly clocked at 164km/h

Geraldton Guardian
An overseas tourist was allegedly clocked speeding 54km above the limit
Camera IconAn overseas tourist was allegedly clocked speeding 54km above the limit Credit: WA POLICE

Police allegedly clocked an overseas tourist travelling at 164km/h on North West Coastal Highway between Geraldton and Carnarvon this morning.

The man was pulled over at 9.20am as police were doing highway patrols about 130km north of Geraldton.

Police said the man was travelling alone in a hired sedan, on his way to Shark Bay.

Police seized the vehicle and said the man would likely face a reckless driving charge.

Get the latest news from thewest.com.au in your inbox.

Sign up for our emails