(PAISLEY, ON) – On July 6, 2021 at 3:41 p.m., the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a single vehicle collision along North Street in Paisley. Officers arrived with Paisley and Area Fire Department fire fighters and Bruce County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to find a vehicle had struck a tree before coming to rest north of the roadway. Officers found that the driver had been drinking alcohol.
William SCOTT, 68-years-old, of Arran-Elderslie Township, was charged with Operate over 80 milligrams. The accused is scheduled to appear in court on August 25, 2021 to answer to the charge.
The driver was taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
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.