RNC in Labrador Impound Vehicle and Issue Driver’s License Suspension

The RNC in Labrador West Region impounded a vehicle and suspended a driver’s privileges.

On Thursday, at approximately 7:48 pm officers with RNC Operational Patrol Services were patrolling Route 500 Highway just east of Churchill Falls and observed a vehicle travelling at high rate of speed.

The drivers speed was observed at 155 km/h in a posted 80 km/h zone and subsequently a traffic stop was conducted.

As a result of the investigation, a 21 year old male was charged with speeding 51 km/h over the speed limit under the Highway Traffic Act, his vehicle was impounded and his license was also suspended.