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OPP Fine Driver For Vehicle Not Properly Cleared of Snow

Web posted on December 13, 2013

(WELLINGTON COUNTY, ON) Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) want to remind motorists the importance of clearing all snow and ice from your vehicle. Driving a motor vehicle with partially cleared windows is not only a hazard to you but also to others on the road.

Under the Highway Traffic Act it is illegal to not have a clear view out the windshield and to the sides. The fine is for this violation is $110.

Please be considerate and take the time to remove all ice and snow from your vehicle before driving, especially from the hood, windows and roof.