OPP were conducting patrols on Highway 3 near Cheapside Road east of Jarvis when an officer noticed a vehicle travelling west bound at nearly double the posted 80 km per hour speed limit.

OPP has charged 25-year-old Derek Ventura of Canfield with racing a motor vehicle under the Highway Traffic Act. His driver’s licence was immediately seized at the scene and suspended for seven days. His vehicle was also impounded for seven days.