Jordan Addison, the Minnesota Vikings' rookie receiver, was cited for speeding and reckless driving on Thursday morning after being clocked driving 140 mph in a 55-mph zone.
The incident occurred just after 3 a.m. on Interstate 94 near Dale Street in St. Paul. A Minnesota State Patrol trooper observed Addison driving a Lamborghini Urus and clocked him at 140 mph. The trooper made a traffic stop and issued Addison a citation for speeding and reckless driving.
Addison, 21, was not arrested. He is scheduled to report to Vikings training camp on Sunday.
The Vikings released a statement saying that they are aware of the incident and are gathering additional information.
This incident is sure to draw attention from both the NFL and the Vikings. Speeding is a serious offense, and Addison could face disciplinary action from the league. The Vikings may also choose to punish Addison internally.
The incident is also a reminder of the dangers of speeding. Driving at high speeds can lead to serious accidents, and it is important to always obey the speed limit.
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