That's almost 60kmph over the limit on the road in question.
A motorist in Westmeath has been detected travelling at 177kmph on the M6.
The roads policing unit stopped the driver just outside Athlone yesterday.
They were issued with a fine by gardaí.
Westmeath Roads Policing Unit were on patrol when they detected this car travelling at 177kph in a 120kph zone on the M6 near Athlone.— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) August 25, 2021
A Fixed Charge Penalty Notice was issued. #SlowDown #ArriveAlive pic.twitter.com/3bmrqregXK