OPP lay more than 8,000 charges over Labour Day weekend

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OPP releasing new stats for the entire province following their annual Labour Day long weekend distracted driving blitz.

The force says there were seven traffic and two off road vehicle deaths on OPP patrolled roads, trails, and waterways.

The OPP laid more than 8,000 charges throughout the province.

Speeding topped the list with over 5,000 charges

Once again police remind drivers to make better decisions to help reduce the number of deaths and injuries on our roads.