Area OPP Police Press Releases

21 Year Old Has Vehicle Impounded For Speeding In Gorrie

(HOWICK, ON) – A resident of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh is now facing a Stunt Driving charge for Excessive Speed following a traffic stop conducted by Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Gorrie this week.

On Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at approximately 8:26 a.m., a Huron OPP officer was conducting speed enforcement patrols in Gorrie when a car was observed travelling Eastbound on Harriston Road at a high rate of speed. 

The officer utilized a RADAR device and was able to obtain a speed reading of the vehicle in excess of 40 km/h over the posted 60 km/h speed limit. A traffic stop was initiated and the driver was subsequently charged. 

Cole DRENNAN, 21 years of age from Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh has been charged with Perform a Stunt – Speeding. The defendant will now have to attend Provincial Offences Act Court in Goderich to answer to the charge. 

Additionally, the involved vehicle has been impounded for 14 days and a 30-day driver’s licence suspension has been served on the driver.