2018-12-12

Queen’s County man charged with stunting after driving 190 km an hour



RCMP have charged a 29-year-old man from Labelle in Queen's County for stunting after they clocked him doing 190 km/hr in a 100 km-hr zone on Highway 103 in Blockhouse on December 6.

RCMP Southeast Traffic Services stopped a vehicle and charged the driver with stunting under the Motor Vehicle Act. The vehicle was towed and the man's drivers license was suspended for seven days. The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50.

Nova Scotia RCMP want to remind the public that speed is one of the major causes of serious injury and fatal collisions on our roads. Road Safety is a priority for the RCMP, and drivers are reminded to make it their priority as well.

If you see someone driving unsafely on our roads, report it by calling RCMP at 1-800-803-RCMP (7267) or 911.

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