CENTRE WELLINGTON – On Oct. 6 at about 4:20am, a Wellington County OPP officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6 near Sideroad 5 north of Fergus.
Police say the officer observed a white sedan that appeared to be travelling above the posted speed limit. The vehicle was allegedly clocked on radar at about 135km/h in an 80km/h zone.
Lyle Patrick Oliver, 46, of Guelph, was charged with racing a motor vehicle and is to appear in Guelph court on Jan. 6. The driver’s licence and the vehicle were seized for seven days.