Stunt Driver Caught on Hwy 26
FROM/DE: Grey Bruce Detachment DATE: September 2, 2020
STUNT DRIVER STOPPED ON HWY 26
(MEAFORD, ON) - On August 29, 2020 at 8:06 p.m. Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a (grey) car travelling eastbound on Highway 26, Meaford at more than 50 kilometres per hour (km/h) over the posted 80 km/h speed limit.
Grey Bruce OPP stopped and charged the driver, a 20 year old from Meaford, with stunt driving-50km/h or more over posted speed limit, section 172(1) Highway Traffic Act.
The accused was served a Provincial Summons for a court date in Owen Sound Provincial Court, their driver's licence was suspended for seven days and their vehicle was impounded for seven days.
Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP with this investigation, call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.