August 12, 2019 3:07 pm

Police charge, suspend licence of 23-year-old driver for stunt driving

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The Halifax District RCMP charged a driver for stunt driving on Highway 102 near Lower Sackville on Sunday.

Police said a traffic member noted a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed at approximately 10:30 p.m.

READ MORE: Man with child in vehicle charged with stunt driving in Digby County, N.S.

Radar was activated and the driver’s speed was noted to be 210 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone — 110 km/hr over the posted speed limit.

The police officer stopped the vehicle, which was seized and towed, and the driver’s licence was suspended for seven days.

The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2,422.50.

WATCH: (May 17, 2019) Shocked but not surprised: Calgary police react to excessive speed dashcam video

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