COLUMBUS Hamilton and Sandusky counties had the most citations for aggressive speed of 20 plus miles-per-hour over the speed limit last year, states a report released Tuesday by the state Highway Patrol.
Troopers issued 74,507 aggressive speed citations state wide last year.
During 2008, troopers made 4,797 aggressive speed citations in Hamilton County and 3,111 in Sandusky County, According to the "Aggressive Driving: 20+ mph Over the Speed Limit" statistical recap from the Patrol's statistical analysis unit.
Rounding out the top five were Franklin County with 2,838 citations, Erie County with 2,593 and Lorain County with 2,523. In addition, troopers on the Ohio Turnpike cited 13,198 motorists, accounting for 18 percent of all the aggressive speed citations state wide.