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Speeding a Concern This Past Holiday Weekend for OPP

WELLINGTON COUNTY – Wellington OPP were kept busy over the Victoria Day long weekend.

Officers laid 300 charges over the four day span; including 263 speeding offenses, nine impaired driving charges and four distracted driving charges. Police also charged five careless drivers, six people for not properly wearing a seat belt and another five for failing to yield.

Two others also received license suspensions for registering in the warning zone of a breathalyzer test.