Seniors feel the need for speed

Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Manitoba

A few days ago, a 62-year old female driving her Porsche 911 was fined $652 when she attempted to pass RCMP while travelling 156 km/h in a 110 km/h The incident happened near Portage. On Thursday, a 73 year old received a summons for $1,726.00 after being caught speeding in a designated construction zone south of Minnedosa. According to the RCMP image, posted below, he was clocked doing 124 km/h in the 60 km/h construction zone. When asked why he was travelling so fast the man told RCMP that he had dropped his wallet and was leaning over to try and pick it up.

Photo: Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Manitoba