RCMP Traffic Services West seizes uninsured ATV and tickets operator

October 15, 2020
Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador

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An uninsured ATV was seized on October 13, 2020, by RCMP Traffic Services West.

RCMP Traffic Services West seized an uninsured all-terrain vehicle (ATV) and ticketed the operator following a traffic stop on October 13, 2020.

Shortly before 7:00 p.m., an officer with RCMP Traffic Services West was on patrol in the community of Irishtown-Summerside and observed an ATV travelling on Route 440 towards Corner Brook. A traffic stop was completed and the officer learned that the driver, a 38-year-old man from the community, was operating the ATV with no licence and without insurance.

The driver was charged under the Motorized Snow Vehicles and All-Terrain Vehicles Regulations.

RCMP NL continues enforcement of all-terrain vehicle offences and continues to fulfill its mandate to protect public safety, enforce the law, and ensure the delivery of priority policing services in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Contact information

RCMP Traffic Services West
709-635-2173

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