A man has been charged after allegedly going double the posted speed limit in Lunenburg County.

According to the RCMP, officers were conducting radar enforcement on Conquerall Road when a driver approached them and clocked in doing 160 km/h.

The posted speed limit is 80 km/h.

RCMP said they pulled him over and the man's vehicle was seized. He was also charged with operating a motor vehicle on the highway in excess of 50 km/hr over the maximum posted limit.

The maximum fine is $2,400.