Caledon man charged with stunt driving

The Orangeville Police Service has charged a 40-year-old Caledon man with Stunt Driving after he was clocked travelling 53 km/h over the posted speed limit on B Line Sunday afternoon.

On Sunday, July 19, 2020 at approximately 2:30 p.m., an Orangeville police officer was on patrol on B Line in the area of Alder Street.  A grey Ford F150 was observed travelling at what the officer believed to be a high rate of speed.  The officer measured the vehicle’s speed at 113km/h in a posted 60km/h zone.  The vehicle was stopped by police and the driver was investigated.

As a result of the investigation, the driver was charged with Stunt Driving: Excessive speed by more than 50 km/h over the posted speed limit.

Police seized the vehicle for a 7 day impoundment and the driver received a 7 day licence suspension.

The driver was issued a summons to appear in court in Orangeville on September 30, 2020 to answer to the allegations.

The Orangeville Police Service continues to be committed to keeping roads safe in the community for other motorists and pedestrians.

Posted on July 20, 2020