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Six more charged with stunt driving on Highway 6 on Wednesday

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The stunt driving charges on the Bruce Peninsula continued on Wednesday.

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After police charged eight drivers with going at least 50 kilometres per hour over the posted speed limit on Tuesday, another six drivers were stopped on Highway 6 on Wednesday and charged with the offence.

All of the drivers were issued a provincial summons to attend court, a seven-day drivers licence suspension and their vehicles were towed and impounded for seven days.

Five of the drivers charged on Wednesday were stopped in South Bruce Peninsula.

Just before 1 p.m., Grey Bruce OPP stopped a grey car on Highway 6 near Limberlost Road that was travelling over 135 km/h in the 80 km/h zone. A 51-year-old Kemble woman was charged.

Less than an hour later, police stopped a brown car in the same area going over 140 km/h in the 80 km/h zone. A 23-year-old from Richmond Hill was charged.

Just before 2:30 p.m., a 19-year-old from Etobicoke was stopped on the highway near Limberlost Road for travelling at over 140 km/h in the 80 km/h zone.

And just 20 minutes later Grey Bruce OPP stopped two vehicles that were racing on Highway 6 near Red Bay Road. Both vehicles were travelling over 135 km/h in the 80 km/h zone. A 61-year-old from Etobicoke and a 52-year-old from London were charged.

And just after 4 p.m., a blue car was stopped on Highway 6 near Bruce Road 9 in Northern Bruce Peninsula. The vehicle was going over 130 km/h in the 80 km/h zone. A 20-year-old Barrie resident was charged.

Grey Bruce OPP continue to ask the public to report unsafe driving, including excessive speeding and aggressive driving.

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