A 17-year-old Brantford resident had their driver’s licence suspended for 30-days and vehicle impounded for 14-days after they were caught driving more than double the 60km/h speed limit on Pleasant Ridge Road in the County of Brant.
An officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Brant County Detachment initiated a traffic stop on Pleasant Ridge Road in the County of Brant at approximately 9:32 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2022.
The officer was conducting speed enforcement, when they located a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was stopped after travelling more than 120 km/h in a posted 60 km/h zone.
Police have charged a 17-year-old from Brantford with the following offences:
· Drive Motor Vehicle – Perform Stunt – excessive speed and
· Speeding in excess of 50km/h over the speed limit.
The driver is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Brantford at a later date.