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Impaired Driving Charge Laid After Vehicle Crashes Into Tree On Highway 28

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 53-year-old Cambridge man is facing charges after a crash on Highway 28.

Police say members of the Peterborough County OPP responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 28 at approximately 8:00pm on July 31, 2021. The witness reported that a vehicle left the roadway at a high rate of speed and struck a tree. The driver suffered minor injuries and was found to be under the influence of drugs according to police.

Scott Randall (age 53) of Cambridge, Ontario was arrested and charged with:

• Operation while impaired-alcohol and drugs

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on September 9, 2021.

The Peterborough County OPP reminds motorists to plan ahead when consuming drugs. Use a designated driver, cab, public transit, or stay overnight. Any amount of alcohol or drugs can impact your ability to make sound judgements.

 

Peterborough County OPP values your contribution to building safe communities. If you have information about suspected unlawful activity, please visit Crime Stoppers at: stopcrimehere.ca or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

 

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