Snowmobiler Charged With Impaired
On Tuesday February 4th, the Almaguin Highlands OPP responded to calls of a possible intoxicated male on Highway 520.
Police located the male and discovered that he had been driving his snowmobile and was involved in a single motor vehicle collision. Police say the driver had been drinking and was subsequently issued a road side breathalyser, which he failed.
24 year old Tyler Hallett Novar Ontario was arrested and charged with the following:
- Operation while impaired - alcohol and drugs,
- Operation while impaired - blood alcohol concentration (80 plus),
- Operation while prohibited under the criminal code,
The accused was released from police custody and is scheduled to appear at a Sundridge Court on February 27th.