Construction Zone

Man goes roaring through construction zone near Saskatoon

Jul 27, 2021 | 5:41pm

Speeding through the orange zone has some on a highway construction crew near Saskatoon seeing red. On Monday, a car drove through a construction zone at what RCMP say was a “high rate of speed” three kilometers east of Maymont.  That car narrowly missed some highway workers before it collided with two other cars.  No […]

Speeding in construction zones to be SGI’s traffic safety focus in July

Jul 2, 2020 | 12:38pm

It’s summer, and that means plenty of road work across Saskatchewan. This is why SGI’s July traffic safety spotlight shines on speeding in work zones. SGI’s Tyler McMurchy says it’s an ongoing problem with people not slowing to 60km/h in the Orange Zone. “In 2019, there were 1,179 convictions for speeding in work zones,” McMurchy […]

Driver clocked at 124 km/h in a 60 zone last week south of Balgonie

Nov 20, 2019 | 7:41am

RCMP caught someone driving more than double the 60 kilometer per hour speed limit south of Balgonie last week. Police say just after 5:00 p.m. on the 14th, the driver of a silver Ram 1500 was clocked going 124 km/h on a grid road near Balgonie where the posted speed limit was 60. The person had their […]