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Lindsay teen charged after allegedly being clocked going 63km/h over the speed limit

KAWARTHA LAKES-A Lindsay teen is facing charges after allegedly being clocked going 63km/h over the speed limit.

Police say on November 4th an officer from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP was patrolling on Kawartha Lakes Road 121 when a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed was observed.

The officer stopped the vehicle, which police say was travelling at 143km/h in a posted 80km/h zone, and charged the driver, an 18 year old from Lindsay, with race a motor vehicle, contrary to the Highway Traffic Act.

Further investigation resulted in the driver also being charged under the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act with failing to surrender insurance card.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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