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LORNEVALE – A 37-year-old man from Quebec had his license suspended after being charged with stunting.

At approximately 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 26, members of Colchester District RCMP were conducting speed enforcement on Highway 104 in Lornevale. Police noticed a vehicle travelling 164 km/hr in a posted 110 km/hr zone. The 37-year-old driver was charged with stunting under the Nova Scotia Motor Vehicle Act. His licence was suspended for seven days and his vehicle was impounded.

The fine for stunting in Nova Scotia is $2422.50.

Colchester District RCMP wants to remind the public that speed is one of the major causes or serious injury and fatal collisions on out roads. Road safety is a priority for the RCMP, and drivers are reminded to make it their priority as well. If you see something driving unsafely on our roads, report it by calling Nova Scotia RCMP at 1-800-803-RCMP (7267) or 911.