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Two People Charged With Impaired Driving Over The Long Weekend In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES–Two drivers were arrested and charged with Impaired Driving over the long weekend. 

On Sunday June 30th,2024 at approximately 3:00am a Kawartha Lakes Police Service officer reportedly observed a vehicle doing a burnout in the area of Lindsay Street and Queen Street in Lindsay.  Police say when the officer attempted to stop the vehicle it continued at a high rate of speed before eventually coming to a stop in the area of Logie Street and Maryknoll Street.  The 17-year-old driver was arrested and charged with the following offences:

  • Operation while Impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)
  • Dangerous Operation
  • Flight from Police

On, Monday July 1st, 2024 at approximately 7:47pm officers responded to a call for a possible impaired driver in the area of Hennessey Crescent in Lindsay.  The vehicle was located at an address in the area and subsequently a 43-year-old-male from Lindsay was arrested and charged with Operation while Impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)

In addition to the charges, both drivers received a 90-day driver’s licence suspension and the vehicles were impounded for 7-days and a date with a judge.

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