165 in an 80 & Wrong Way On Roundabout Leads to Charges For 72 Year Old
Source: Area OPP
Date: Fri Sep 14 04:52:55 MST 2018
The officer visually confirmed that the roundabout was clearly marked with arrows and signs directing traffic to the right.
As the vehicle approached the Wellington Road 7 exit the vehicle made another sharp left turn, exiting the roundabout at a high rate of speed and proceeded southbound. The vehicle was locked on radar travelling at a speed in excess of 165 km/h in an 80 km/h zone.
72-year-old Eon Robert DELEON of Kincardine has been charged with Race a Motor Vehicle and Adult Drive Wrong Way - One Way Traffic contrary to the Highway Traffic Act (HTA).
He is scheduled to appear in Guelph Provincial Court on October 17, 2018 to answer to the charges.
His driver's licence and vehicle were seized for a period of seven days as per statute.