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Naperville driver accused of going 142 mph pleads guilty

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  • Dean Suominen's 2008 Dodge Charger was totaled in a January 2012 crash in which police say he was driving 142 mph on Ogden Avenue in Naperville. He pleaded guilty Tuesday to DUI and reckless driving.

    Dean Suominen's 2008 Dodge Charger was totaled in a January 2012 crash in which police say he was driving 142 mph on Ogden Avenue in Naperville. He pleaded guilty Tuesday to DUI and reckless driving.
    Courtesy of Naperville police

 

A man accused of driving 142 mph when he crashed on Ogden Avenue in Naperville pleaded guilty Tuesday to reckless driving and DUI charges. Dean Suominen, 37, of Shorewood, was sentenced to two years of court supervision and 100 hours of community service. "He completely annihilated his vehicle" but wasn't seriously hurt, a prosecutor said in court.

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