An officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Brant County Detachment initiated a traffic stop on Highway 403 in the County of Brant at approximately 10:08 p.m. on Sunday, February 19, 2023.
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 170 km/h in a posted 100 km/h zone.
Police have charged a 32-year-old from Sarnia with the following offences:
· Drive Motor Vehicle – Perform Stunt – excessive speed,
· Speeding in excess of 50km/h over the speed limit and
· Drive Motor Vehicle – No Licence.
The driver had their licence suspended for 30-days and vehicle impounded for 14-days.
The driver is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Brantford at a later date.