Vehicle clocked at 179 km/h over Cobequid Pass: RCMP

A 19-year-old New Brunswick man has been charged with stunting after RCMP say a vehicle was clocked at 179 km/h on Highway 104 on the Cobequid Pass.

Police say a member of RCMP Northwest Traffic Services spotted the fast-moving vehicle late Monday morning in the Lornevale area.

The man from Ford Bank had his licence suspended immediately and the vehicle was seized.

If convicted, he will face a fine of $2,422.50.