Excessive speeder caught twice in six months

Comox Valley

2024-04-17 07:31 PDT

File # 2024-3620 / 2023-18427

Not once, but twice within 6-months, a Comox Valley driver has had his vehicle impounded and issued a ticket for excessive speed. On November 22, 2023 at 3:49 p.m. a Comox Valley Municipal Traffic member was on Headquarters Road, when he observed a vehicle travelling at 112 km/hr (in a 60 km/hr zone). The Mini Cooper was impounded for 7 days and the driver issued a violation ticket for excessive speed. On March 13, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. the same Comox Valley Municipal Traffic member was on Veteran’s Memorial Parkway, when he observed a vehicle travelling at 106 km/hr (in a 60 km/hr zone). The member recognized the driver from their previous interaction on November 22, 2023. The Pontiac Firebird was impounded for 7 days and the driver issued a violation ticket for excessive speed.

Released by

Cst. Monika Terragni
Media Relations Officer
Comox Valley RCMP
800 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 7T1
Office: 250-338-1321
Fax: 250-338-6781

Email: monika.terragni@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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