Florida Highway Patrol employs 'eyes in the sky' to catch speeders

Leon Poultney
Florida Highway Patrol employs 'eyes in the sky' to catch speeders
Florida Highway Patrol employs 'eyes in the sky' to catch speeders

If you thought the speed camera-lined roads of Britain were bad, spare a thought for motorists in Florida who now have to contend with traffic enforcers in the sky.

The Florida Highway Patrol has employed a specially trained pilot to circle the skies above Florida's Turnpike to catch unwitting speeders below.