Whitby driver caught speeding 204 km/hr on Hwy 401 in Ajax

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Published May 7, 2023 at 10:23 am

A man has been charged for driving at double the speed on Hwy 401 in Ajax last night.

On Saturday (May. 6) at approximately 5:30 p.m., police observed a vehicle travelling at 204 km/h on Hwy 401 / Salem Rd in Ajax.

The OPP Highway Safety Division say that they stopped the car and charged a 28-year-old man from Whitby for stunt driving.

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The driver had his license suspended for 30 days and his vehicle impounded for 14 days.

According to police, drivers caught speeding and stunt driving can face a number of penalties, including a license suspension, vehicle being impounded and fines up to $10,000.

In more serious/repeat offender cases, jail time is a possibility.

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