NRPS focus on motorcycle compliance
Just days after a serious motorcycle crash in Niagara Falls, police carried out a motorcycle safety and compliance intiative.
Happened Saturday on Regional Road 20 between Fonthill and Smithville
Police focused on things like helmets, handle bars, lighting and license plates.
Police stopped 20 bikes participating in a charity ride and all were in compliance with the Highway Traffic Act.
NRP say their goal is to address complaints about excessive motorcycle noise, aggressive driving and to make sure that motorcycles comply with law in an effort to raise awareness and reduce motorcycle collisions.
Friday night, the IceDogs open their best of seven quarter-final series on home ice versus the Generals, some tickets are still available. The 'Dogs have also announced a bus trip to Oshawa for game three and four.
A very successful 2017-2018 IceDogs regular season came to an end Saturday afternoon with a 6-3 win over Mississauga. A sellout St Patty's Day Meridian Centre crowd watched Niagara record their 35th win of the season for a total of 80 points in the OHL's Eastern Conference as Johnny Corneil lead the way with a goal and two assists.
Kirill Maksimov enjoyed a four point night while Johnny Corneil and Ben Jones each scored a pair in the IceDogs 6-3 Friday night win in Erie. With the win, Niagara has now secured home ice advantage in their first round playoff series with Oshawa.