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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

OPP Continue Efforts to Curb Speeding in Dufferin

Dufferin County | by Jill Young  

29 drivers were charged with excessive speed, going more than 50 km per hour over the 80 limit.

29 vehicles were impounded on the weekend as Dufferin County OPP continue to tackle speeding issues on Airport Road.

Dufferin OPP say from Friday evening July 5th to Sunday July 7th, 29 drivers were charged with excessive speed, going more than 50 km per hour over the 80 limit.

The top speed recorded was 186 km/hr, registered by two young males in two separate cars traveling together. 

The majority of the speeds were in the 150km/hr range.

All of the drivers charged had their licence suspended and their vehicles impounded for seven days and will head to court in September.

OPP say people are not getting the message to slow down on Airport Road and many other roads in Dufferin County. 

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