A 43-year-old Norfolk County 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 speed limit in a 50km/h zone in the County of Brant.
On Friday, February 24, 2023, at approximately 9:13 p.m., an officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Brant County Detachment initiated a traffic stop on King Street North in the village of Oakland.
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 100 km/h in a posted 50 km/h zone.
Police have charged a 43-year-old from Norfolk County with the following offences:
· Drive Motor Vehicle – Perform Stunt – excessive speed and
· Speeding in excess of 50km/h over the speed.
The driver is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Brantford at a later date.