On Wednesday September 11, 2019 at 8:20 p.m. the Orillia OPP were on general patrol conducting speed enforcement on Upper Big Chute Road in Severn Township.
Officers spotted a vehicle at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was travelling 150 kilometers per hour in a posted 80 kilometer per hour zone.
Upon approach of the vehicle police determined, through and an investigation, the driver was impaired by alcohol.
Stephan Deneau, age 24, of Severn Township was charged with impaired driving and stunt driving.
The suspect was released on a promise to appear with a court date of October 15, 2019 in Orillia. His driver’s license was suspended for 90 days and the vehicle was impounded.