Driver from Mississauga charged for travelling 171 km/h
Published February 13, 2023 at 8:02 am
A 21-year-old from Mississauga is facing stunt driving charges.
Ontario Provincial Police took to Twitter to show a photo of a radar gun that reads 171 km/h.
171km/h – 21 year old from Mississauga charged with #StuntDriving by #CambridgeOPP. #Hwy401/Trussler Rd, #30DayLicenceSuspension #14DayVehicleImpound. pic.twitter.com/mgn5pYEOGQ
— OPP Highway Safety Division (@OPP_HSD) February 13, 2023
The photo was taken on Hwy 401 at Trussler Rd. in Ayr, west of Cambridge. The posted speed limit is 110 km/h.
When the speed limit is at least 80 km/h, drivers travelling 40 km/h or more over the limit can be charged with stunting.
The penalty includes a licence suspension and vehicle impoundment. Drivers can also face jail time, a fine of up to $10,000, and a 100 per cent increase in their insurance rates.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising