RCMP have charged a male driver for stunting in Linacy.
Wednesday around 2 p.m., Eastern Traffic Services were conducting speed enforcement on Highway 104 and observed a vehicle traveling at 159 km/h in a 100 km/h zone. A 22-year-old male from Port Hawkesbury was charged under the Motor Vehicle Act for stunting. The driver has been immediately suspended from driving for a minimum period of one week. His car was also seized for one week. Upon conviction, the driver also faces a fine of $2,412.41 and an automatic six points will be assigned to his driver's record.
"H" Division Traffic Services supports RCMP detachments and police agencies throughout Nova Scotia in the advancement of the road safety program with initiatives that focus on the four main causal factors of fatal and serious injury motor vehicle collisions: impaired driving, unbelted occupants, speeding and aggressive driving, driver inattention and distraction.