On Tuesday, shortly before 4:00pm, an officer with the North Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police doubled up by stopping two southbound vehicles that had been travelling at more than 170 kilometres per hour in a posted 100 km/h zone, on Highway 11 near Callander.

The officer reports observing aggressive driving between the two vehicles.

The 22-year-old driver of Hamilton, Ontario and 75-year-old Powassan, Ontario driver are both charged with:

  • Race a motor vehicle – stunt

Both men’s driver’s licences have been seized and the vehicles towed from the scene and impounded for seven days.

The two drivers were released by way of a summons and are scheduled to appear at court on May 3  in North Bay.