Almost 4,500 drivers caught speeding on M1 smart motorway section

Smart motorway cameras were installed on a section of the M1 in 2016.
Smart motorway cameras were installed on a section of the M1 in 2016.

More than 4,400 drivers have been caught speeding by smart motorway cameras between junctions 28 and 30 of the M1 in just a year.

Figures obtained by Confused.com using the Freedom of Information Act show that 4,491 drivers have been caught exceeding the limit on the stretch of the M1 between Alfreton and Barlborough since the smart motorway cameras were installed in 2016.