Man Charged After Speeding While On a Cellphone on the 401
Wednesday May 16th, 2012
Posted at 8:56pm
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Tuesday evening an OPP Constable was conducting patrols as part of the OPP’s Road Safety Week.
During the course of the patrols the officer pulled over a vehicle travelling on the 401 at an extremely high rate of speed. Police say the driver was also on a cell phone while flying down the 401.
As a result a 52 year old Windsor man has been charged with Stunt Driver (speeding in excess of 50 km/h over the speed limit) and Driving with a and held communication device. The fines for these offences can be in excess of $3,000
The driver of the vehicle had his motor vehicle impounded for seven days, authority the Highway Traffic Act of Ontario.