A Sudbury man was charged with stunt driving after being stopped on Highway 69 in Henvey First Nation on April 19, according to a news release from the OPP on April 23.
A member of the West Parry Sound OPP was patrolling Highway 69 in Henvey First Nation on April 19 when the officer saw a northbound vehicle travelling at a high speed just before 8 p.m. The officer stopped the car, making it the West Parry Sound Detachment’s fourteenth stop for stunt driving this year. The driver, 27-year-old Paul Simon of Sudbury, was charged with Race a motor vehicle – excessive speed, contrary to section 172(1) of the highway Traffic Act of Ontario (HTA).
Simon is scheduled to appear in court in Parry Sound on May 28. His licence has been suspended for seven days and the vehicle he was driving has been impounded for seven days.