MISE & Agrave; DAY
Following a serious speeding violation, Saturday morning, on route 108 in Stornoway, in the Eastern Townships, a driver was fined $ 1,688 and 18 demerit points on his license. & nbsp;
Police officers from the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) intercepted the 30-something shortly before 9:50 a.m. when he was caught driving at 142 km/h at a place where the The speed limit is set at 50 km/h.
His driver's license has also been suspended for a period of seven days.
“The Sûreté du Québec reminds that the speed remains one of the leading causes of fatal collisions on our roads, ”the provincial police said in a statement.