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Teens caught racing on new Saskatoon bridge

Two teens were caught going almost double the speed limit Saturday night on the Chief Mistiwasis Bridge in Saskatoon. Phillip Bollman / Global News

Two teens will be without their vehicles for close to a month after they were caught racing on a new bridge in Saskatoon over the weekend.

Members of the Saskatoon police traffic unit caught the two teens going 134 km/h Saturday night on the Chief Mistawasis Bridge.

The speed limit is 70 km/h.

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They were each fined $1,160 dollars and had their vehicles impounded for 30 days.

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Police also charged the pair with taking part in a contest of speed.

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