Driver runs out of gas fleeing from Stunt Driving investigation

Clocked a driver at 109 km/h in a 50-zone at Wasaga Beach

A Quebec man has been charged in a stunt driving investigation that began early this morning at Wasaga Beach and ended in Springwater Township.

Huronia West OPP say an officer clocked a driver at 109 km/h in a 50-zone on River Road West.

Police attempted to stop the vehicle, but the driver failed to comply.

A short time later, officers spotted the vehicle in a ‘live’ lane on Crossland Road. It had run out of gas.

A 30-year-old man has been charged with:

  • Race a motor vehicle – Excessive speed
  • Fail to stop for police

 He was issued a 7-day licence suspension in Ontario and the vehicle was impounded for a period of 14 days.