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Two Racing Charges Laid in the Same Morning.

TOWNSHIP OF MAPLETON – Wellington OPP have handed out a couple of massive speeding tickets recently.

Officers clocked a 37 year old man from the GTA doing 135 km/h in a posted 80 zone on Saturday morning.  

Police say the pulled over the man on Wellington Road 7 in Mapleton Township. He was charged with racing.

Meanwhile officers clocked a 24 year old from Kitchener doing 130 KM/H on Highway 6 in Wellington North later that morning. The driver was stopped near Side Road 9 in a posted 80 zone.

In both cases the drivers were charged with racing. They had their licence suspended and both vehicles were towed from the scene.