Hamilton Police are warning residents to slow down after a woman with her four-year-old child in the car was pulled over travelling 85 km/h in 40 km/h zone on the East Mountain recently.
According to a police Tweet, the woman was pulled over in the area of Upper Ottawa and Edgewood Avenue on Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 13).
Police say the woman was fined $335 for the offence and are warning drivers to watch their speed.
“Traffic safety is everyone’s responsibility,” the Tweet said.
Do you know what 85kms in 40km zone gets you? A $335 fine. The occupants, a mother and her four-year-old were stopped near Upper Ottawa/Edgewood Ave yesterday afternoon. Traffic safety is everyone’s responsibility. Please #SlowDown & #DriveSafe #HamOnt pic.twitter.com/3eKs8FLbd8
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— Hamilton Police (@HamiltonPolice) January 14, 2021