(TOWNSHIP OF CENTRE WELLINGTON, ON) - On Tuesday June 27, 2018 at approximately 12:00 a.m., a Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6, between Guelph and Fergus. The officer observed a male driving a grey sedan at a speed that appeared to be well above the posted 80 km/h speed limit. The vehicle was locked on radar in excess of 150 km/h, exceeding the posted speed limit by more than 70 km/h.
35-year-old Michael Sean WALKER of Elora has been charged with Race a Motor Vehicle contrary to the Highway Traffic Act and is scheduled to appear in Guelph Provincial Court on August 15, 2018. His driver's licence and vehicle were seized for a period of seven days as per statute.