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Teeswater House Struck By Impaired Driver – Name Released

(TEESWATER, ON) – An individual was taken into custody without incident after members of the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a vehicle colliding with a house in the village of Teeswater on February 1, 2021 at 8:40 p.m.

Officers arrived with members of the Teeswater Fire Department and Bruce County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to find that 2 parked vehicles and a parked snowmobile had also been hit.

After officers noticed signs of impairment, the driver was placed under arrest.

Weslick SMITH, 28-years-old, of Culross Township was charged with Impaired Driving, Dangerous Driving and Disobey Stop Sign. The accused is scheduled to appear in court on March 17, 2021 to answer to the charges.

The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.

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