On Thursday January 9, 2020, at 8:00 p.m. Almaguin Highlands OPP conducted a traffic stop on Highway 11 approximately two kilometers south of Burk’s Falls. The driver, Jeremy Potvin, 32 of North Bay was travelling at a high rate of speed and was subsequently charged with race a motor vehicle – stunt. The driver was also charged with Drive vehicle or boat with cannabis readily available.
The accused has a future court date.
Muskoka411 reached out to the OPP to find out the speed of the vehicle, but a response was not provided at the time of this article.