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SUNDERLAND — A New Jersey man has been cited for excessive speed after being clocked at 92 mph on U.S. Route 7, Vermont State Police said.

According to police, at about 6 p.m. Saturday, a trooper from the Shaftsbury barracks conducting speed enforcement at mile marker 18 of the limited access highway clocked a car at 92 mph.

The speed limit on Route 7 is 55 mph.

Police said the operator, Mohammed Ihab Ballan, 22, of Springfield, N.J., was issued a civil violation complaint for speeding with a waiver penalty of $558, and was cited to answer the charge of excessive speed at a later date and time.


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