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22 Year Old From Wingham Caught Going 170 in a 90

(MORRIS-TURNBERRY, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a Wingham area resident with Race a Motor Vehicle – Excessive Speed following a traffic stop that took place last night just east of Wingham. 

On Monday, May 2, 2022, at approximately 9:04 p.m. a Huron OPP officer was patrolling on Amberley Road when he observed a sport utility vehicle travelling eastbound at an extremely high rate of speed. A RADAR device was utilized, and a speed measurement confirmed the vehicle was travelling more than 170 km/h in a posted 90 km/h zone.  

A traffic stop was initiated, and the driver was subsequently charged. Spencer REINHARDT, 22 years of age from Wingham has been charged with Race a Motor Vehicle – Excessive Speed. 

An immediate 30-day drivers licence suspension and a 14-day vehicle impoundment was also served on the driver.