Holyrood RCMP is currently investigating a number of vehicles racing on the Trans-Canada Highway (TCH) near Butter Pot Park following an incident that occurred on July 28, 2020.
At approximately 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to the report of multiple vehicles racing on the TCH between Butter Pot Park and Foxtrap Access Road. The vehicles were traveling at high rates of speed in a dangerous manner.
Vehicle descriptions provided to police were a green Dodge Viper (2014-2016 model), a newer model yellow Dodge Challenger with a black racing stripe going over the hood/roof area of the car, a newer model white Ford Mustang with a blue racing stripe going over the hood/roof area of the car and a newer model black Chevrolet Corvette with tinted windows.
The investigation is continuing.
Holyrood RCMP is looking for any witnesses and any dash cam video that may be available. If you have any information about this incident, please contact Holyrood RCMP at 709-229-3892 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (TIPS is 8477), by Secure Web Tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com, or by downloading the free and secure mobile app. Search the App Store for "P3 Tips". Electronic tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are encrypted, entirely confidential and completely anonymous.