At 7 p.m. last evening RCMP Southeast Traffic Services stopped a vehicle on Hwy. 103 in Blockhouse for driving 190 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone. A 29-year-old male driver from Labelle in Queen’s County was charged with stunting under the Motor Vehicle Act.
The vehicle was towed and the man’s drivers license was suspended for seven days. The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50.
Nova Scotia 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 1-800-803-RCMP (7267) or 911.
Source : Media Release