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Three drivers nabbed for traveling 55 km or more over the posted speed limit

All three drivers were issued driving suspensions
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NEWS RELEASE
ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE
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On Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 at approximately 8:30 a.m., an officer from Barrie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was conducting general radar patrol on Highway 11 southbound near Line 2 in the Township of Oro-Medonte. Observation was made of a blue 2007 Chevrolet traveling at a high rate of speed. 

The vehicle was stopped and the 20-year-old male driver was charged with stunt driving contrary and obstructed licence plates contrary to the Highway Traffic Act. The vehicle had been operated at 145 km/hr in a 90 km/hr zone. The driver was issued a seven-day driving suspension and the vehicle was impounded for seven days.

On Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 at approximately 9:18 a.m., an officer from Barrie OPP was conducting a pace of a motor vehicle on Highway 400 near Duckworth Street in the City of Barrie. The silver 2007 Subaru was observed to be traveling at 160 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone. The vehicle was stopped for stunt driving. 

During the investigation, the 28-year old male driver became agitated and argumentative and was taken into custody for his own safety. The driver was charged with stunt driving contrary to the Highway Traffic. His driver's licence was suspended for seven days and his vehicle was impounded. He was transported off the Highway to a safe location by the investigating officer and released. 

On Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 at approximately 11:51 p.m., an officer from Barrie OPP was conducting general radar patrol on Highway 11 Northbound near Line 1 of Oro-Medonte Township. A motor vehicle traveling northbound was logged at 162 km/hr in a 90 km/hr zone. 

The 25-year old male driver was charged with stunt driving contrary to the Highway Traffic Act. The driver was issued a seven-day driving suspension and his vehicle was impounded.

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