Tourist banned from driving in Switzerland after speeding through tunnel
A tourist has been banned from driving in Switzerland after being flashed at 158 kph in a tunnel where the limit is 80.
The police stopped the driver in canton Obwalden and immediately seized the hire car and his licence.
The man is visiting Switzerland from India. He was in the car with his family. He had to pay a large deposit to the police in lieu of an expected heavy fine.
He was forced to continue his journey in a taxi.