Street Racer Clocked Going 108 MPH In Denver Loses Car For 6 Months

The Denver Police Department is warning drivers again about the dangers and consequences of illegal street racing.

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KELLY WERTHMANN: With some warm weather ahead helping to clear more snow from the roads, Denver Police is reminding drivers of the dangers of illegal street racing. That's one of today's top stories here on CBSN Denver. Racing continues to be a problem in the metro area. Since the start of the year, police have cited at least 17 drivers.

It's a 12-point violation which could mean losing your driver's license. Your car could also be impounded on top of fines of almost $1,000. Police say large gatherings connected with these races could also lead to other crimes and violence. Head to reportstreetracing.com to make a report.