Excessive speed in Oak Bay leads to motorcycle impound

Excessive speed in Oak Bay leads to motorcycle impound

Motorcycle impounded, ticket given for going more than double posted speed limit on Beach Drive

A motorcyclist was going twice the speed limit on Beach Drive at 2 p.m. on Sunday (Dec. 3) when Oak Bay Police pulled the 36-year-old Victoria man over. The motorcycle was travelling 87 kms/hr in a posted 40 km/hr zone.

The driver was ticketed for excessive speed and had his motorcycle seized at the scene. The motorcycle is impounded for seven days and the excessive speed fine was $368.