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NBPS: Driver stopped going 44 over the speed limit in community safety zone

The driver's licence has been suspended for 30 days and their vehicle has been impounded for 14 days
2021 04 08 NBPS Police SUV Lights Flashing (Campaigne)(2)
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A driver has been ticketed in North Bay, their driver's licence has been suspended for 30 days and their vehicle has been impounded for 14 days following a traffic stop, Monday afternoon on Lakeshore Drive.

North Bay Police Service stopped the vehicle and ticketed the driver for both speeding and racing a motor vehicle in a community safety zone. Police report the vehicle was travelling 94 kilometres per hour in the 50 km/h community safety zone near Sunset Park school in the 1100-block of Lakeshore Drive.

According to NBPS, the Highway Traffic Act offences do not carry a set penalty. They require the individual to attend a court date. The stunt driving charge, for example, could result in a maximum fine of $10,000 upon conviction. 

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