On June 25, 2020, at approximately 9:00 p.m., RCMP Traffic Services Labrador was conducting radar enforcement on Route 520, North West River Road, and observed a pickup truck travelling at a high rate of speed. Police obtained the vehicle's speed as 134 km/h in a posted 80 km/h zone and conducted a traffic stop.
The driver, a 37-year-old Happy Valley-Goose Bay man, was charged for speeding and issued a seven-day driver's licence suspension. The pickup truck was seized and impounded.
RCMP NL continues to fulfill its mandate to protect public safety, enforce the law and ensure the delivery of priority policing services in Newfoundland and Labrador.