PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — Two Bay area teens were busted for street racing Sunday after authorities clocked them going nearly 130 mph on the Gandy Bridge.
Troopers said 19-year-old Anthony Cuffaro, of Lutz, and 18-year-old Eduard Fortunato, of Tampa, were driving side-by-side in the westbound lanes on the Gandy Bridge Sunday shortly after 2 a.m.
Troopers said the teens were driving at least 128 mph in a posted 55 mph zone.
A traffic stop was conducted and both teens were placed under arrest for racing on a highway. Both drivers were sent to the Pinellas County Jail. Bond was set at $150 for each charge.