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Snowmobiler Charged With Travelling 123km/h In A 50km/h Zone

KAWARTHA LAKES-Haliburton Highlands OPP charged a snowmobiler going 123km/h in a 50km/h zone in the Haliburton Forest.

Police say they were stopped by officers conducting patrols. The speed limit on Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OSFC) trails is 50km/h.

“You share the trail with users of various skills and abilities. Please ride attentively, respectful and lawfully.” says the OPP.

Most trails remain closed. Check up-to-date trail status: https://www.ofsc.on.ca/trail-maps/
Before you go snowmobiling, know what’s required in Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/page/snowmobile-safety
Learn more about the Motorized Snow Vehicles Act here: https://ontario.ca/laws/statute/90m44

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