High Speed = Heavy Fines
Last night (Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at 9:45 p.m., an RCMP officer patrolling on Highway 3, near the junction of Highway 14, stopped a vehicle going 160km/hr in a 100km/hr zone. The 20-year-old male was fined $835 for Speeding and was issued a Serious Offence Notice.
Just over an hour later in the same area, the officer came across two vehicles racing at a high rate of speed. Both vehicles were stopped and the drivers, 18 and 17-years-of-age, were fined $672 for Racing, issued a Serious Offence Notice and their vehicles were impounded for seven days.