(HURON EAST, ON) – A resident of Guelph is facing an Impaired Operation – 80 Plus charge after he drove his vehicle into the ditch east of Walton.
At approximately 9:30 p.m. on January 28, 2021 Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a call from a witness that reported they had come across a vehicle stuck in the ditch on Blyth Road near Beechwood Line.
A Huron OPP officer responded to the scene to assist the driver and upon speaking with the driver the officer noted the driver had consumed some alcohol. A roadside screening test was completed and the driver registered a Fail. Consequently he was arrested and transported to the Clinton Detachment. At the detachment he provided two samples of breath to the qualified Intoxilizer Technician and both tests registered above the legal limit.
Dwight CHAMBERS, 51 years of age from Guelph has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 Plus). He was later released from custody with a court appearance scheduled for March 8, 2021 at the Ontario Court of Justice – Goderich.