Listen Live
HomeNewsEast Algoma OPP respond to collision and lay impaired charge

East Algoma OPP respond to collision and lay impaired charge

East Algoma OPP has charged an Iron Bridge man following a collision.

Constable Bev Gauthier says officers were called out to a collision on Tuesday evening on Chiblow Lake Road in Iron Bridge.

She says the investigation determined a car failed to stop at the stop sign at Northern Avenue and Chiblow Lake Road, drove onto residential property and struck a parked pick-up truck.

Gauthier adds while speaking to the driver police determined alcohol was consumed, the driver was arrested, and further testing was carried out.

- Advertisement -

A 59-year-old man from Iron Bridge was charged with impaired and blowing over 80.

She adds the man is to appear in Blind River court on July 7, his licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisment -
- Advertisment -
- Advertisment -

Continue Reading