Criminal Code Street Racing

Police observed two Corvette's at approx 10:30 P.M involved in a contest of speed on Circle Drive/Highway 16, southbound. A 45 year old Male was issued 2 Summary Offense Tickets for Racing also exceeding speed limit over 67 km/h. The second operator a 34 year old male was apprehended after fleeing the scene and charged with a Criminal code charge of Street Racing, he was also charged under the Traffic Safety Act with exceeding the speed limit by 90 Km/h.

Saskatoon Police have responded to similar incidents involving street racing last week and would like to warn other's interested in Racing that the Saskatoon Police Service is committed to road safety and the safety of our motoring public and will enforce the laws in regard to Street Racing strictly.

(Occurrence Number: 09-47562)