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April 24, 2023

Stunt driver charged after going twice the posted speed limit

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The Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged a driver with stunt driving after they were observed travelling at over twice the posted speed limit.

On April 22, 2023, at 7:57 pm, a Grey Bruce OPP officer was conducting speed enforcement on Pretty River Road in the Municipality of Grey Highlands, when they observed a motor vehicle to be travelling at 130 km/h in a posted 60 km/h zone.

A traffic stop was conducted, and the 25-year-old driver from Orangeville was charged with the following offences:

  • Drive motor vehicle - perform stunt excessive speed
  • Speeding 50+ km/h over posted limit

The driver faces a provincial court date to answer to the charge, as well as a 30-day licence suspension and a 14-day motor vehicle impoundment.


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