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Almaguin Highlands OPP Busy Nab Two Impaired Drivers In The Same Place

Posted: 2020-10-26 07:21:51 By: thebay

Almaguin Highlands OPP were kept busy with 2 impaired drivers on Sunday October 18th.

Police say the first incident took place at approximately 5:40 a.m. after OPP investigated a single vehicle collision on Highway 11 and Ferguson Road.  

Police investigation revealed that 19-year-old Andrew Latour of Orillia had consumed alcohol and was subsequently arrested and charged with:

  •   Operation while impaired - blood alcohol concentration - 80 plus.

Then at approximately 4:35 p.m. on the same day, Police (OPP) investigated a traffic complaint for a possible impaired driver at the same place.  

The vehicle and driver were successfully located by police. Further to the investigation, police revealed that a 51 years-old Gravenhurst man had consumed alcohol and was subsequently arrested and charged with:

  •   Operation while impaired - blood alcohol concentration - 80 plus.

Both drivers were issued a 90-day Driver's Licence Suspension and the vehicle was impounded for 7 days.


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