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TIMMINS POLICE ISSUE TRAFFIC ADVISORY REGARDING EXCESSIVE SPEED ON LEGION DRIVE

The Timmins Police Service is issuing a Traffic Advisory in regards to motorists operating their vehicle well in excess of the posted speed on Legion Drive in South Porcupine.

Recently, the Timmins Police is in receipt of a number of complaints regarding such driving behavior.

The Timmins Police Service – Traffic Section as well as platoon officers will be ramping up enforcement to address this situation as it directly affects the safety of residents and pedestrians in this area.

Leniency and the use of discretion will not be deployed when addressing violators.

It appears that a growing number of drivers are negligent in regards to their responsibilities in terms of respecting the posted speed limit in this area.

Those who choose not to comply with the applicable speed limits are advised that their roadway comportment is a concern for the Timmins Police Service that merits additional attention in order to enhance local roadway safety.