KILLEEN, Texas – Officers with the Killeen Police Department’s Traffic Unit and Day Shift B Squad conducted a community-driven detail targeting speeding.
This comes after several complaints were received about speeders on Interstate 14. Ten officers in total were monitoring eastbound traffic, near the Trimmier exit, between 9:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Thursday.
Officers conducted a total of 73 traffic stops with the following results:
- 70 Speeding citations
- 1 Hazardous citations
- 1 Warning
- 5 other citations
The top two highest speeds observed by violators were 100 mph and 103 mph in a posted 60 mph zone. The average speed for the 73 stops conducted was 81.3 mph.
Source: Killeen Police Department