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Monday, April 15, 2019

Bracebridge Man Facing Impaired Driving Charge

Bracebridge | by Matt Sitler  
Police were called by a concerned citizen...

Bracebridge OPP have charged a local man with impaired driving after tips came in from the public.

Just after 6 pm on Saturday, a concerned driver reported a vehicle swerving and striking a curb.

Police found the vehicle on Cedar Lane north of Taylor Road. The driver stopped the vehicle, but forgot to put it in park.

While officers were speaking with him, the vehicle began to roll away.

The vehicle was stopped and safely put into park. The male driver was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while impaired by a drug.

A 24-year-old man was charged with impaired, driving without insurance being a novice driver impaired by drug and driving in contravention with conditions.

He’ll be in Bracebridge court may 7th to face the charges.

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