Officers say they detected the white Volkswagen sedan allegedly travelling at greater than 140km/h over the 110km/h velocity restrict on the Calder Freeway close to Woodend at 12.30am.
The car was intercepted in Kyneton a short while later, the place the motive force, a 42-year-old Hallam lady, was additionally seen to be on her cellphone.
The lady’s automobile was impounded following the incident.
The 42-year-old is anticipated to be charged on summons with quite a few offences together with conduct endangering life, drive at harmful velocity and utilizing a cell phone whereas driving.
The detection is an element Operation Compass, the state-wide highway policing operation throughout the high-risk Easter vacation interval.
Police are concentrating on impaired driving, velocity, distraction and fatigue in high-risk areas all through metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria.
Operation Compass concludes at 11.59pm on April 25.