Ontario cops nab driver for going way too slow on the highway

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Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers busted a driver for travelling at 'unnecessarily slow' speeds on a Caledon highway. Drivers crui...

A handful of commenters reacted negatively to the OPP's post on X , including a few suggesting that police should be investing resources in other areas.

Honestly, you are just sad. With the amount of absolutely terrifyingly reckless driving out there these days, and you feel it's necessary to highlight cars going SLOWLY, or cyclists rolling through stop signs? Pathetic.The OPP Central Region X account fired back at these claims, stating in a follow-up that"Vehicles going too slowly on a busy highway such as Hwy 10 and impeding traffic creates situations where other drivers take chances to pass, results in road rage and is illegal.

The section states that "No motor vehicle shall be driven on a highway at such a slow rate of speed as to impede or block the normal and reasonable movement of traffic thereon except when the slow rate of speed is necessary for safe operation having regard to all the circumstances."

 

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