Oklahoma law seems to give 100 mph speeders a pass

Analysis shows a quarter of drivers caught exceeding 100 mph in Oklahoma escape with little or any penalty. Other states take a tougher stance.

BY PHILLIP O’CONNOR AND MEGAN ROLLAND Modified: February 17, 2013 at 12:25 am •  Published: February 17, 2013
Advertisement
;

On Nov. 30, 2011, an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper ticketed Brandon L. Maples for driving 111 mph on Interstate 44 in Comanche County.

A week later, another trooper cited Maples for traveling 101 mph in Grady County.

Then, in March,...

Oklahoman subscribers have access to this article. Unlock it below.

What is this? Learn more.

NewsOK.com has disabled the comments for this article.
Advertisement


Trending Now



AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Chelsea Clinton Is Pregnant
  2. 2
    Tulsa World: Missouri’s Frank Haith positioned to become TU’s basketball coach
  3. 3
    Oklahoma football: Peyton Manning stops by Sooners film session
  4. 4
    VIDEO: A look at the Air Jordan XX9
  5. 5
    Bovada: Thunder has third-best odds to win NBA title
+ show more