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Four St. John’s region drivers lose vehicles and collect multiple highway traffic act violations

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ST. JOHN'S, N.L. —

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officers impounded four vehicles and levied fines under the highway traffic act against their operators during a series of traffic stops in the St. John’s region on Monday.

In the morning, a 58-year-old man was stopped on Thorburn Road and found to be operating without insurance or a driver’s license, the vehicle’s registration was expired, it had not been transferred to the owner and it had false plates.

A short while later on Portugal Cove Road, a 57-year-old motorcyclist was stopped and tickets for not having insurance, valid registration, or the appropriate class of license.

Just before the evening commute, a traffic stop in Conception Bay South yielded a 59-year-old male driver with an expired license, registration, and no insurance.

Finally, around 9 p.m. on Lemarchant Road in St. John’s, a 36-year-old man was ticketed for failing to transfer ownership of a vehicle and driving with an expired license and without insurance.

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