Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Stunt Driver Charged on Hwy 89

Mono, ON (OPP - Dufferin Detachment) On August 25 , 2014,  at 12:38 pm  an officer from the Dufferin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was conducting speed enforcement in the Township of Amaranth.  The officer observed a  2013 Mazda sedan  travelling eastbound on King's Highway 89 at Mono-Amaranth Town line  near Shelburne at a high rate of speed and determined that the driver was operating the vehicle at 142 km/hr. in a 80 km/hr. zone.

As a result of the traffic stop,  22 year old male of Orangeville,Ontario  was charged with Race a Motor Vehicle.

The vehicle was impounded for seven days as a result of the stunt driving charge.

The driver is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Orangeville at a later date.