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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Head-On Crash Leads to Impaired Driving Charges

Arran-Elderslie | by Ken Hashizume  

An Arran-Elderslie man had his licence suspended and vehicle impounded.

Charges are being laid to a man after a head-on crash in Arran-Elderslie.

South Bruce OPP were called to an area on Bruce Road 19 Saturday night (2nd) around 8 where officers found a Ford Escape and a Toyota Corolla in the middle of the road.

Police say the driver of the Escape showed signs of impairment and a roadside test was performed where it registered a failed reading.

A 54-year-old man from Arran-Elderslie was arrested and charged, and had his vehicle impounded for seven days and his driver's licence for 90 days.

He was released with a March 6th court date.

The driver of the Corolla suffered minor injuries.



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