RCMP charge 19-year-old male for stunting

October 10, 2017
Antigonish, Nova Scotia

News release

Just prior to 4 p.m. on Monday, RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on highway 104 in Addington Forks, Antigonish County. The vehicle was clocked at 165 km/h in an 110 km/hr zone, 55 km/hr over the posted speed limit.

The 19-year-old male driver from St. John New Brunswick was charged for Stunting under the Provincial Motor Vehicle Act. In addition, his license was suspended for 7 days and vehicle was seized. The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50.

Nova Scotia RCMP want to remind the public that speed is one of the major causes of serious injury and fatal collisions on our roads. Road Safety is a priority for the RCMP, and drivers are reminded to make it their priority as well. If you see someone driving unsafely on our roads, report it by calling RCMP at 800 803 RCMP (7267) or 911.

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Contact information

Cst. Robert Kavanaugh
RCMP Eastern Traffic Services
Antigonish Detachment
Office: 902-863-6500
robert.kavanaugh@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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