On June 17 at 3:36 p.m., Baddeck RCMP stopped a vehicle for driving at 171 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone on Highway 105 in Baddeck Bay. The vehicle was observed passing numerous vehicles when stopped by RCMP.
The 34-year-old man from Moncton, New Brunswick was charged for Stunting under the Provincial Motor Vehicle Act. The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2422.50. His driver’s licence was suspended and the vehicle was seized as well.
Baddeck RCMP want to remind the public that speed is one of the major causes of serious injury and fatal collisions on our roads. Road Safety is a priority for the RCMP, and drivers are reminded to make it their priority as well. If you see someone driving unsafely on our roads, report it by calling RCMP at 800 803 RCMP (7267) or 911.
Source: Media Release