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Kawartha Lakes Man Facing Impaired Driving Charge After Crash In Peterborough

PETERBOROUGH-A 29-year-old City of Kawartha Lakes man is facing an impaired charge after an incident early Sunday morning.

At approximately 2:00am on May 29, 2022, officers were called to a single-vehicle collision on Nassau Mills Road.  Upon arrival, officers say they learned that the car had swerved off the road and into a ditch and that the driver had left the area.  Officers were able to locate the driver a short distance away and noticed signs of impairment according to police.

As a result of the investigation, a 29-year-old City of Kawartha Lakes man was arrested and charged with operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus). Peterborough Police no longer release the names of people charged with crimes.

The accused received an automatic 90-day license suspension and seven-day vehicle impound.

The accused was released on an undertaking and is scheduled to appear in court on June 21, 2022.


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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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