A 23-year-old man from Gatineau is facing a driver's licence suspension after Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) clocked the driver speeding on Highway 416 with an already expired licence on Monday, May 3.
According to a tweet from the East Region OPP, the man was caught going 155km/hr while driving on the highway, which has a speed limit of 100km/hr.
Another day, another #StuntDriving stop on #Hwy416, this time in @twpec. Officer found that this 23 y/o driver from #Gatneau was already suspended in Quebec. Now he's also got a #7DayLicenceSuspension in Ontario... & vehicle impound. Slow down because #SpeedKills @ONtransport ^dh pic.twitter.com/iS4SpVZtbt— OPP East Region (@OPP_ER) May 3, 2021
The man's licence was already suspended in Quebec but following the stop, a seven-day suspension in Ontario was added on. His vehicle was also impounded and he faces a fine and court date.