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Police Charge 2 Drivers With Impaired In Twelve Hours

Posted: 2021-10-12 07:49:20 By: thebay

On Thursday, October 7th, Bracebridge OPP observed a motorcycle travelling at a high rate of speed on Highway 11. 

Just before 9:00 a.m. the driver was located on Beiers Road, in Gravenhurst.  Police arrested and charged 48 year-old Jason Wilkinson of Gravenhurst with Operation while Impaired by Alcohol and Operation while Prohibited.

Wilkinson was also charged with multiple offences under the Highway Traffic Act.

Just twelve hours later OPP Bracebridge officers received a traffic complaint on Highway 11 Northbound of a vehicle that had struck the centre median.

The vehicle was located on Rainbow Circle, in Gravenhurst. 

Police arrested and charged 41 year-old David Roche, and the passenger 40 year-old David Grand, both of Bracebridge. 

Both parties were charged with Operation of Motor vehicle while Impaired by Drugs.