Stunting charge laid after vehicle clocked at 176 km/hr in Chester Basin

A 24-year-old woman has been charged with stunting after police stopped a vehicle for driving 176 km/hr in a 100 km/h zone.

Lunenburg District RCMP made the traffic stop at 9 a.m. Wednesday in Chester Basin after the vehicle was passing other vehicles on the divided section of highway.

Police in Tantallon had received an earlier complaint that the same vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed on Highway 103.

The driver's licence was suspended and the vehicle was also seized.