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Ontario driver nabbed going 190 km/h on N.L. road

12/23/2012 11:31 EST | Updated 02/22/2013 05:12 EST
An Ontario man is facing a number of charges after Clarenville RCMP pulled over his vehicle for excessive speeding.

Police received multiple complaints from the public about the driver.

Odometer speeds were clocked at more than 190 kilometres per hour near the communities of Hillview and Adeytown.

RCMP, along with a K-9 unit, caught the man after he stopped and fled his vehicle.

The man has been accused of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, flight from police, as well as impaired driving.

The investigation is ongoing.

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