Westgate Highway Patrol impounded a vehicle last night as part of an operation targeting intentional high risk hoon driving in the north-west suburbs.
The driver of a black Holden Commodore was intercepted after his vehicle was observed engaging in hoon driving on Westgate Drive about 9pm.
The 22-year-old Hoppers Crossing man had his vehicle impounded for at least 30 days at a cost of $878.50
He is expected to be charged on summons with improper use of motor vehicle, careless driving, deliberate loss of traction and failing to display P plates.
Police in the north-west suburbs are targeting intentional high risk hoon driving and police encourage anyone who has information about hoon gatherings to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at