OPP Reports

Bolton Woman Charged With Impaired and Improperly Secured Car Seats

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Submitted to Just Sayin' Caledon

On September 9, 2021, at approximately 6:12 p.m. officers from the Caledon OPP Detachment responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a single vehicle on Mountainview Road in the Town of Caledon.

The officers responded and located a van flipped on its side in the ditch. The occupants, which included the driver and three young children, were out of the vehicle and uninjured.

Upon arrival, officers spoke with the driver and an impaired driving investigation was commenced. The driver was arrested and transported to the Caledon OPP detachment for further breath tests to be conducted.

Further investigation revealed that all three child car seats had not been secured properly, causing them to become loose as a result of the collision.

As a result of the police investigation, the driver, a 38-year-old female resident of from Bolton has been charged with:

– Operation while impaired

– Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus

– Fail to ensure child properly secured

The accused party is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice on November 25, 2021 to answer to the charges.

The driver’s license of the accused party has been suspended for 90 days and the involved vehicle was impounded for 7 days.

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