Five drivers charged with impaired in Essex County first week of February
Essex County OPP have charged five drivers with alcohol-related driving offences in the first week of February.
Police say of those drivers, a 63-year-old Windsor resident was charged with impaired following a collision.
Police responded to the single-vehicle crash on Feb. 2 around 2:33 p.m. on Highway 3 in Essex.
Once on scene officers checked on the sobriety of the driver due to “observations,” police say.
The accused was charged with operation while impaired and operation while impaired with a blood alcohol concentration of 80 plus.
A 90-day administrative driver's license suspension (A.D.L.S.) and a 7-day vehicle impoundment was initiated as per statute.
The man was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court next week to answer for the charges.
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