Driver clocked at nearly 150 kilometr...

Driver clocked at nearly 150 kilometres an hour on Don Valley Parkway

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North Bay, Canada

#1 Feb 24, 2013

A Pickering man was giving Daytona 500 drivers a run for their money early Sunday morning when he was caught going 144 kilometres an hour on the Don Valley Pkwy.

The 22-year-old was pulled over at Wynford Dr., just north of Eglinton Ave. E. at 4:30 a.m. The speed limit in the area is 90 kilometres an hour.

The man already had a suspended licence, and will be suspended for another 97 days for the combination of stunt driving and refusing to provide a breath sample.

Last year, Toronto police issued 381 suspensions for speeding and stunt driving.

“The place for speed is on a racetrack like Daytona, not the roadways of Toronto,” said Staff. Sgt. Brian Bowman in a statement.“You decide your speed, physics decides whether you live or die

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