Video: Grandmother gets caught for speeding due to late hair appointment

Sandra Powell, a 72-year old grandmother, is usually a mild-mannered old lady, but when it comes to hair appointments, this grandmother will do anything just to make it on time. And by anything, we mean blasting through a 45 mph zone at over 100 mph.

Unfortunately for grandma Sandra, her mad dash to the salon was clocked by a police cruiser’s camera and radar, which was obviously enough for her to get flagged for speeding. As a result, Mrs. Powell was given a 12-hour stint in jail and in an unexpected twist, was also diagnosed with an infected kidney, which, according to the evaluating doctor, could have contributed to Mrs. Powell’s ’speeding’ episode.


Source: MSNBC

What do you think?


  (488) posted on 05.24.2011

Its too sad that she got infection on her kidney due to his speed driving. However,
I was impressed with the ability of this grandmother to drive a 45 mph zone at over 100 mph!
And I like how she values the time but still she needs to follow the speed law.

  (462) posted on 10.28.2010

whoa..grandmother is still a woman.

  (858) posted on 10.22.2010

haha.. even grandma is still conscious about her hair.

  (462) posted on 09.1.2010

Hehe, my grandma almost experienced this too, being late for going to a salon

  (939) posted on 08.12.2010

Grandmother gets caught for speeding due to late hair appointment
COMMENT: maybe his stylist are really mad at her for always being late.

  (807) posted on 06.2.2010

haha good thing that mother didn’t get her mad to the police officer. well i guess she plead guilty to lessen his violations.

  (134) posted on 06.1.2010

Well, I guess next time grandma you should go a little bit more faster, so that police won’t catch you and mess up your appointment.

  (1333) posted on 05.31.2010

Well good thing that grandma didn’t do a burn out. haha.

  (798) posted on 05.30.2010

Maybe his stylist went mad at her for always being late.

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