LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Speeders on the Watterson Expressway got a clear message from LMPD on Tuesday.

The department posted on Facebook that seven officers from its Traffic Unit set up on an overpass to catch speeders.

In the course of two hours, they wrote 45 speeding citations. The fastest speed recorded with radar was 88 miles per hour. 

The social media post warns that speed and seat belts are the biggest factors in traffic fatalities.

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