Young drivers handed big fines in Wednesday night Manitoba traffic stops

Manitoba RCMP stop a speeder. RCMP Manitoba

Three young drivers are facing big fines after a pair of Wednesday night stops by Manitoba RCMP.

Police said the first driver was busted going 160 km/h on Highway 3, and handed a $835 ticket and a serious offence notice.

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Later that night, the same officers stopped two teens, 17 and 18 years old, for racing, and fined them $672 plus serious offence notices. Their vehicles were also impounded for a week.

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