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Farm tractor driver faces list of charges after accident
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Farm tractor driver faces list of charges after accident

Posted: 2024-05-23 11:18:03 By: thebay

OPP arrested and charged a driver with multiple charges including impaired driving as a result of a collision.

Police say that on Wednesday, officers responded to a report of a collision between a farm tractor and a motor vehicle on Highway 141 in Seguin Township. The driver of the tractor left the scene of the collision prior to police arrival but was identified by witnesses.

As a result of the investigation, 55 year-old, Ronald Rowe of Seguin was charged with:

  • Operation while impaired – with blood alcohol concentration 80 plus
  • Operation while impaired by Alcohol and drugs
  • 7 counts of Operation while prohibited under the Criminal Code
  • Dangerous operation
  • Failure to stop after accident, and
  • Failing to report an accident

The accused is scheduled to appear in Court on July 4, 2024. The farm tractor was impounded for 45 days.