An Ontarian intercepted at 170 km / h at Pocatiere
An Ontario driver was intercepted by agents of the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) on Highway 20 at La Pocatière, Monday around 3:30 p.m.
The 28-year-old man was traveling at 170 km / h in a 100 km / h area. He received a ticket of $ 1,383 with 14 demerit points.
In addition, the police arrested a 21-year-old female passenger who was riding in the vehicle, while she was the subject of an arrest warrant by the Montreal Police Department for one theft. $ 5,000.
“In this time of confinement due to the COVID-19 virus, the SQ continues to carry out its control operations in order to keep the road network safe,” recalls the SQ information officer, Claude Doiron.