(ASHFIELD-COLBORNE-WAWANOSH, ON) - A 19-year-old from Richmond Hill had his licence seized and car impounded this morning after he was caught by police driving well over the speed limit.
On Thursday, May 7, 2020 at approximately 7:00 a.m. a Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer was conducting RADAR patrols on Bluewater Veteran's Highway near Young's Road when a sedan was observed travelling southbound at a high rate of speed. The officer activated the RADAR device and measured the speed of the target vehicle nearly 70 km/h over the posted 80 km/h speed limit.
A traffic stop ensued and the driver was subsequently charged. Gurhardeep SINGH, 19 years of age from Richmond Hill has been charged with Racing. He will now have to attend Provincial Offences Court in Goderich on June 16, 2020 to answer to the charge. His driver's licence was automatically suspended for seven days and his vehicle was also impounded for a week.