KAWARTHA LAKES-An Oshawa resident faces multiple charges after failing to stop for police.
Police say on July 26th just before 9:00p.m. an officer from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP was conducting radar patrol on Glenarm Road. The officer attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding but lost sight of the vehicle as it accelerated away from the cruiser according to police.
A short time later, the officer was flagged down by a civilian indicating that there had been a single vehicle collision on Branch Street. On arrival at this location, the officer observed the vehicle in the ditch but the occupants had fled the scene.
- Dangerous operation, contrary to the Criminal Code
- Speeding, contrary to the Highway Traffic Act (HTA)
- Fail to stop for police, contrary to the HTA