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Concerned resident calls police after vehicle drove over snowbank

GRAVENHURST — A concerned residents who spotted a vehicle drive up over a snowbank, will be interested to learn the operator has been charged with impaired driving.

Police responded to a call to a business on Talisman Drive in Gravenhurst after a concerned member of the public called in to report a possible impaired driver on Thursday, January 11, 2018 just after 10:30 p.m.

The vehicle had been driven up over a snowbank and onlookers were concerned that the driver was consuming alcohol.

Officers located the vehicle and as a result of their investigation, arrested and charged 32-year-old Collin Fleming, of Severn Township, ON with Over 80 CC 253(1)(b) and Having Care and Control of a Motor Vehicle With an Unsealed Container of Liquor LLA 32(1).

The accused received an immediate 90 day driver’s licence suspension and further had his vehicle towed and impounded. He will appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge on February 6, 2018 to answer to his charges.

Police would like to thank the engaged members of the public that take the time to call police when they suspect someone is driving impaired. If you suspect someone is under the influence and driving, call police or 9-1-1 safely from your hands free device

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