A 17-year-old Brant County resident is without a driver’s licence for 30-days and had their vehicle impounded for 14-days after being caught at more than double the speed limit.
On Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at approximately 10:56 p.m., an officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Brant County Detachment initiated a traffic stop on Colborne Street West in the County of Brant.
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 the driver with the following offences:
· Drive Motor Vehicle – Perform Stunt – excessive speed and
· Speeding in excess of 40km/h over the speed limit.
The driver is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Brantford at a later date.