State Patrol Releases Video of Gubernatorial Candidate’s Speeding Incident
ALTOONA, Iowa -- Newly released video from the Iowa State Patrol shows the incident where Democratic candidate for governor, Jack Hatch, a Des Moines State Senator, got caught speeding through a construction zone on Interstate 80 in Altoona May 19th. The dash cam video shows the trooper telling dispatch that he clocked Hatch's Ford Escape three different times traveling 68 miles per hour in a 55 mile per hour zone. After pulling over Hatch's vehicle, the trooper told the dispatcher Hatch claimed, "He thought he was going with the flow of traffic."