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Motorcyclist clocked going 173 km/h on Hwy. 10

A 32-year-old Toronto motorcyclist has been charged with stunt driving after he was clocked going 93 km/h over the speed limit.

The OPP said around 4 p.m. on Saturday, an officer caught the man going 173 km/h in an 80 km/h zone on Highway 10 in Mono, near Orangeville.

Police charged the man with race a motor vehicle and seized his Yamaha bike and suspended his licence for seven days.

Only a day earlier, on Friday, another Toronto driver was charged with stunt driving on a nearby stretch of Highway 10.

Police said they recorded the 24-year-old man going north near Side Road 10 at 142 km/h in the 80 km/h zone.

In addition to the charge of race a motor vehicle, officers seized the 24-year-old’s Honda and licence.

Both men are due to appear in an Orangeville court.