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Passing A Stopped School Bus With Lights Flashing Will Cost You $469

Posted: 2019-09-03 07:26:45 By: hbr

OPP are reminding motorists that the new school year starts today and that means school buses will be rolling out bright and early to pick up students throughout our communities.

Police are reminding motorists to be extra vigilant and to drive slowly in school safety zones and to watch for school buses stopped on the road picking up or dropping off students with its lights flashing.  The fine for passing a school bus with its lights activated is $490 minimum and six demerit points.