NSP writes more than 200 citations for speeders reaching 100 miles per hour
May 21, 2020
As traffic volume slowly rises, Nebraska State Patrol troopers are seeing a dramatic increase in excessive speeding. In two months since the first directed health measures were issued, troopers have cited more than 200 motorists for driving more than 100 miles per hour.
Between March 19 and May 18, NSP troopers issued 204 speeding citations for drivers traveling at more than 100 miles per hour. Those citations have been issued across 26 different Nebraska counties. During the same two-month time period in 2019, troopers issued 101 such citations.
“The increase in excessive speeding has be...