A Massachusetts man is facing drunken driving and other charges after he was clocked driving 116 mph on Interstate 93 in New Hampshire on Tuesday night.
Freddy Morocho-Carchi, 25, of Milford, Massachusetts, is charged with aggravated driving under the influence, open container, operating without a valid license and reckless operation, according to New Hampshire State Police.
State police said a trooper was monitoring traffic on I-93 in Tilton around 10:51 p.m. when she noticed a vehicle approaching her location at an "extremely high rate of speed." She obtained a radar reading of 116 mph as the vehicle approached and passed her and stopped the vehicle.
After a roadside investigation, Morocho-Carchi was placed under arrest.
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He was taken to the Tilton Police Department where he was released on his own personal recognizance. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Franklin District Court at a later date.