Man, 25, charged with Stunt Driving,
147 km/h in 50 km/h zone,
Bloor Street West & Brule Terrace
Broadcast time: 13:59
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Case #: 2017-512163
On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at 9 p.m., an officer from 11 Division was on patrol in the Bloor Street West and Brule Terrace area.
It is alleged that:
- an officer observed a BMW driving in the Bloor Street and Brule Terrace area at a high rate of speed
- a speed-measuring device, used by the officer, registered a speed of 147 km/h in a 50 km/h zone
A 25-year-old man, of Toronto, has been charged with:
1) Stunt Driving - Drive at rate of speed - 97 km/h or more over speed limit
2) Speeding 147 km/h in 50 km/h zone
His licence has been suspended for seven days for stunt driving
The vehicle has also been impounded for seven days
He is scheduled to appear in court at 2700 Eglinton Avenue East, on Tuesday, May, 2, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
On September 30, 2007, Bill 203 came into effect. This important piece of legislation addresses the issues of speed/stunt driving on Ontario roads, to ensure the safety of all road users, and remove those who put innocent people at risk with bad driving behavior.
You decide your speed, physics decides whether you live or die. Do your part to keep our roadways safe. Drive safely.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, Constable Richard Kim, 11 Division