Driver faces stunt driving charge

CALEDONIA—Haldimand OPP has charged a motorist with stunt driving. On October 11, 2021 at 12:10 p.m., OPP stopped a vehicle on Argyle Street North in Caledonia that was travelling more than 40 km/hour above the posted 50 km/hour speed limit.

Police have charged a 26-year-old of Caledonia with Stunt Driving – 40km/h or more over the posted speed limit, contrary to Section 172(1) of the Highway Traffic Act. The driver has a G2 driver’s licence.

The accused was issued a provincial summons to attend court, along with a 30 day driver’s licence suspension. The involved vehicle was towed and will be impounded for 14 days. The individual is to appear at the Provincial Offences Court in Cayuga at a later date to answer to the charges.