September 13, 2018 3:46 pm
Updated: September 13, 2018 3:47 pm

Nova Scotia RCMP issue stunting charge after vehicle clocked at 206 km/h

Nova Scotia RCMP have charged a man with stunting after clocking a vehicle travelling at 206 km/h

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Nova Scotia RCMP have charged a man from Bedford with stunting after clocking a vehicle at 206 km/h on Thursday — more than double the speed limit.

Police say one of their officers stopped the vehicle at 12:10 p.m., on Highway 102. The posted speed limit for the highway is 100 km/h.

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The driver of the vehicle, a 40-year-old man, had his vehicle seized and his driver’s licence suspended as a result of the stunting charge.

If convicted, the fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50.

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