N.B. man charged for stunting after vehicle clocked at 179 km/h on Nova Scotia highway: RCMP

RCMP say a 19-year-old New Brunswick man has been charged for stunting in Nova Scotia. 

A member of the RCMP Northwest Traffic Services observed a vehicle driving at a high rate of speed on Highway 104 on the Cobequid Pass on Monday morning. 

Police say the vehicle was clocked at 179 km/h, which is 69 km/hr over the posted speed limit. 

The Ford Bank man's driver's licence was suspended immediately and the vehicle was seized

The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50.