Excessive speeding results in charges by RCMP, driver re-examination by Province

June 23, 2020
Bloomfield, Prince Edward Island

News release

On June 22nd at approximately 9:20 p.m., in the area of Bloomfield on Route 2, the West Prince RCMP were conducting pro-active patrols when they encountered at vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed.

The vehicle was registered travelling at 157 km/hour in a 90 km/hour zone.

The driver of the vehicle was charged under the Highway Traffic Act for Speeding 60 km/hour or more over the posted limit.

The vehicle was seized and the driver's license is being sent for re-examination. Excessive speeding can result in the driver being reassessed for suitability of the responsibilities of driving. Please drive within the limits and if you observe erratic driving, notify police.


Contact information

Sgt. Neil Logan
Prince District RCMP

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