OPP Reports

OPP Charge Driver with Impaired, Fail to Remain, Open Liquor

Submitted to Just Sayin' Caledon

Officers from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Caledon Detachment have charged a driver with several offences following a collision on Highway 10 in the Town of Caledon.

On Thursday, December 28, 2023, at approximately 5:45 p.m. officers were made aware of a motor vehicle collision on Highway 10 near Old Baseline Road. One of the involved vehicles fled the scene. Officers later received a call for a suspicious motor vehicle in the area of McLaughlin Road and Forks of The Credit Road. Upon arriving officers noticed signs of impairment from the driver of the vehicle and the driver was subsequently arrested for impaired driving. There were no injuries in the collision.

A 37 year old from Georgetown, has been charged with:

·      Drive while Impaired by Alcohol

·      Operate a Vehicle with Over 80mgs of Alcohol

·      Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle

·      Fail to Remain at Scene of Collision

·      Drive with Open Liquor

The accused is scheduled to appear in Orangeville Provincial Court in January 2024.

Caledon OPP is requesting anyone who may have witnessed the collision or who may have dash camera footage of the area during that time to please contact the Caledon OPP Detachment at (905) 584-2241 or toll-Free at 1-800-310-1122.

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