Two stunters charged: 64km/hr over and 73 km/hr over the limit

February 1, 2020
Hants and Colchester Counties, Nova Scotia

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On January 31, members of Windsor District RCMP were on patrol on Hwy. 101 in St. Croix doing LIDAR enforcement and stopped a vehicle for driving at 174 km/hr in a 110 km/hr zone. The driver, a 17-year-old male from Hants Border, Kings County was charged for stunting and his vehicle was towed.

On February 1, members of Colchester District RCMP were on patrol on Hwy. 104 in Valley and as a result of a complaint from a member of the public, stopped a vehicle for travelling at 183 km/hr in a 110 km/hr zone. The speed was measured with RADAR. The driver, a 33-year-old man from Bermuda, was charged for stunting and his vehicle was towed.

The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50. The 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 the RCMP at 1-800-803-RCMP (7267) or 911.

File #s 2020145183, 2020149818

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Contact information

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Office: 902-720-5652
Cell: 902-222-0154
jennifer.clarke@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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