Driver faces impaired charges in Burk's Falls

Posted: 2021-07-26 07:20:43 By: thebay

On Tuesday, the Almaguin Highlands OPP received a call for a traffic complaint of a possible impaired driver, on Ontario Street in Burk’s Falls. Shortly after, police located the driver and vehicle.

Police say that 53 year old Ivo Spirov, of Niagara Falls, had consumed alcoholic beverages and was subsequently arrested and charged with:

  • Operation while impaired - alcohol,
  • Having a blood alcohol concentration over 80,
  • Operation while prohibited,

The accused was released from police custody and is scheduled to appear in a Sundridge court on August 26, 2021