Terryville man arrested for driving 123 mph on I-84

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TERRYVILLE. Conn. (WTNH) — Police have arrested a man from Terryville after catching him speeding at 123 miles per hour on Saturday.

While State Police were doing radar on I-84 in East Hartford, when an officer clocked the driver of an Infiniti G35 Sedan going 123 miles per hour in a 55 mile per hour zone.

The driver was pulled over near exit 58. Police saw that there was also three young children in the back seat and a woman in the passenger seat.

The children are 5, 9, and 12 years old.

Police say no one was injured.

The accused, 41 year old Ricardo Torres, was arrested and charged for Reckless Driving, Risk of Injury to a Child, and Reckless Endangerment.

Torres was released on a $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Manchester Superior Court on December 13th.