Gardai near Carrickmacross stopped a car driving at a speed of 179km in a 100km speed zone on the N2 near Carrickmacross recently.
According to a Garda tweet, a court appearance is to follow.
They also reported a number of detections by Monaghan Gardai over last weekend.
The message from Gardai is simple:
"Please Slowdown - Even in advance of #SlowdownDay Speed kills!"
A number of detections by Monaghan RPU over the weekend. A car traveling at a speed of 179km in 100km speed zone on N2 near Carrickmacross. Court appearance to follow. Please Slowdown - Even in advance of #SlowdownDay Speed kills ! pic.twitter.com/s8piMagmKQ— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) May 23, 2018