Caledon speedway: Brampton, Mississauga, Caledon, Barrie-area drivers charged for excessive speed


Caledon OPP suspended the licences and impounded cars of four drivers who they said were stunt driving on local roads over the last week.

Stunt driving is exceeding the speed limit by more that 50 km/h in Ontario.

These included:

• a 47-year-old driver from Mississauga who was clocked going 104 km/h in a posted 50 km/h zone in the area of Mayfield Road and Heart Lake Road on April 30 at 11:45 a.m.;

• a 37-year-old driver from Brampton who police said was going 99 km/h in a 40 km/h community safety zone on Forks of the Credit Road on May 2 at 9:30 p.m.;

• a 25-year-old driver from Loretto who was driving 116 km/h in a posted 60 km/h zone on Centreville Creek Road and King Street on May 4 at 6:37 a.m.;

• a 29-year-old driver from Caledon who was clocked going 125 km/h in a posted 70 km/h zone on The Gore Road and Mill Lane on May 4 at 3:30 p.m.

All four drivers were charged with stunt driving and received an immediate seven-day vehicle impound and driver's licence suspension.

They are scheduled to appear in Caledon East Provincial Court to answer to the charges.