March 30 at 9:57 pm Leduc Integrated traffic services of the RCMP and Sheriffs observed two vehicles driving in and out of traffic increasing their speed and placing highway users at risk. The vehicles appeared to be involved in a race.
Both vehicles were stopped on exit 525 at highway 19. It was confirmed both drivers were known to each other and were arrested without incident.
The two vehicles were a 2007 Grey Audi S4 traveling 225 km/h and a 2010 Orange Chevrolet Camaro traveling 235 km/h.
Fadi TOHME, a 32 year old from Beaumont and Dylan AUSTIN, a 20 year old from Leduc have been charged with the following:
1. Dangerous Driving
TOHME and AUSTIN were released on a promises to appear in Leduc Provincial Court on April 26, 2012 at 9:30 a.m.
“The faster you go, the longer it takes to stop. The faster you drive, the harder you hit”
“By the time you realize you’re going to fast, it may be too late.”