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Driver And Passenger Arrested After Crash, Police Cruiser Damaged

KAWARTHA LAKES-City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) arrested a driver and their passenger after failing to remain at the scene of a collision and damaging a police cruiser.

Shortly after noon on October 21, 2022 officers were dispatched to fail to remain collision downtown Fenelon Falls. Officers located the vehicle which subsequently backed up into a police cruiser according to police. No one was injured in either collision.

The 36-year-old male driver was charged with;

  • Fail to Remain,
  • Driving motor vehicle with open container or liquor
  • Operation while impaired- blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)

The accused was released on an undertaking with a future court date at Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay.

The passenger was given an Offence notice LLCA 41(1) HAVING LIQUOR IN OPEN CONTAINER IN UNAUTHORIZED PLACE, Offence notice LLCA 31(1)(a) BEING INTOXICATED IN PUBLIC PLACE.

If you suspect a driver is impaired, please call 9-1-1.

 

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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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