Slow Down On The Roads

No need to rush to get to where you need to be this long weekend

Ease up on the gas pedal this long weekend

Springwater Township

148 kilometres an hour in a posted 80 zone.

Ontario Provincial Police pulled over the vehicle traveling that fast on Highway 26 Saturday morning.

Officers discovered the 20 year old driver from North York was impaired by alcohol.

The man faces charges of:

  • Speeding 50+ km/h over posted limit
  • Race a motor vehicle – excessive speed
  • Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs
  • Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)

He’ll appear in Collingwood court on July 2nd.

Mowatt Township

A 42 year old McDougall Township man was stopped traveling 150 km/h in a posted 90 km/h zone Saturday morning on Highway 69 in Parry Sound District.

The driver is scheduled to attend Parry Sound court on June 25th.