Ontario driver charged after caught speeding 123 km/h over limit: OPP
This file photo shows an Ontario Provincial Police vehicle.
Jackie Dunham, CTVNews.ca Staff
Published Thursday, March 14, 2019 2:16PM EDT
Ontario Provincial Police say an 18-year-old man has been charged with stunt driving after he was allegedly recorded speeding 123 km/h over the posted limit.
On Friday evening, a police officer saw a white sedan “travelling at a high rate of speed” while they were conducting speed enforcement in the area of Kennedy and Mayfield Roads in Caledon, Ont.
The officer activated a radar unit and clocked the motorist driving 183 km/h in a 60 km/h zone, according to an OPP press release.
Police said the 18-year-old driver from Brampton, Ont. has been charged with stunt driving. He was also given a seven-day license suspension and his vehicle was seized for a seven-day period.