Street Racing Charges

On June 2nd, 2009, at about 9:50 PM, a Saskatoon Police officer on patrol pulled over 2 vehicles in the 1400 block of Idylwyld Drive that were traveling in excess of 110 km/h in the 50 km/h zone.

As a result, a 27-year old male from Saskatoon and a 25-year old male form Warman were both charged with Driving in a contest of speed and Exceeding the speed limit by more than 50 km/h. In addition, both vehicles were impounded under the provisions of the Traffic Safety Act.

The Saskatoon Police Service would like to remind motorists of the high potential for tragedy that comes with speeding and racing.