Driver busted doing 111-mph on I-91 in Newport

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NEWPORT — A 23-year-old man from Boston was arrested on Sunday after police say they clocked him traveling 111 miles-per-hour on I-91.

He Chin Yu is facing charges of excessive speed and grossly negligent operation following the incident.

At 5:45 p.m. trooper Daniel Lynch says he was monitoring northbound traffic on I-91, when he measured Yu’s vehicle at 111 miles-per-hour.

Yu was stopped near exit 27 in Newport.

He was placed under arrest for excessive speed and negligent operation.

Yu was released with a citation to appear in court today as well as with conditions of release.