Police recently stopped a driver travelling at more than the posted speed limit in Brownsburg-Chatham.
Around 12:30 p.m. on May 2, Sûreté du Québec officers from the Operational Support Team intercepted a vehicle for excessive speeding on rue des Érables, in Brownsburg-Chatham. The vehicle was travelling at 106 kilomtres per hour in a 50 kilometres per hour zone. A 46-year-old man from Brownsburg-Chatham received a ticket totaling $879 and 10 demerit points for his speeding. His driver’s license was suspended for a period of seven days.
The 2021-2026 Transportation Network Safety Strategy, “Human life, at the heart of our actions”, aims to reduce the number of fatal and serious collisions on roads across Québec. Courses of action are implemented in each of the distinct areas: Partnership, Intervention, Awareness, Technology, Evaluation (PISTE) by the Sûreté du Québec and its partners, in order to work together towards a common objective, that of making roads, trails and bodies of water safer.