Digby RCMP charge three drivers with stunting

Digby, Nova Scotia – On August 5 at 10:20 a.m., Digby RCMP observed a car travelling at a high rate of speed on Lansdowne Rd. in Bear River. The vehicle was clocked at 120 km/h in a 50 km/h zone, 70 km/h over the posted speed limit. The 18-year-old man was charged with Stunting, and for having no liability insurance. In addition, his license was suspended for 7 days and his vehicle was seized.

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Just after 7:30 p.m. on August 8, Digby RCMP observed a car travelling at a high rate of speed on the Ridge Rd. in Hillgrove. The vehicle was clocked at 151 km/h in an 80 km/h zone, 71 km/h over the posted speed limit. The 20-year-old man was charged with Stunting. In addition, his license was suspended for 7 days and his vehicle was seized.

At 9:00 a.m. on August 13, Digby RCMP observed a car travelling at a high rate of speed on the Lansdowne Rd. in Bear River. The vehicle was clocked at 145 km/h in a 50 km/h zone, 95 km/h over the posted speed limit. The 44-year-old man was charged with Stunting. In addition, his license was suspended for 7 days and his vehicle was seized.

Digby 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 800 803 RCMP (7267) or 911.

Digby RCMP


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