Speedster nabbed on the Road of Death

A man has been arrested for speeding on the N1 between Laingsburg and Beaufort West.

A man has been arrested for speeding on the N1 between Laingsburg and Beaufort West.

CAPE TOWN - A 34-year-old man was caught speeding at 163km/h on the N1's so-called Road of Death stretch between Laingsburg and Beaufort West on Monday.

Another dare devil was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning for traveling at more than 170km/h on the R61.

Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa said, "This is a second speedster that has been arrested within 24 hours in Beaufort West. The man was arrested and taken to a police station."

The man will appear in court later this week.