(Innisfil, ON) A 51-year-old Innisfil man was charged with impaired and dangerous driving following a traffic stop early this morning in Innisfil.
On Friday, September 20, 2019, around 1:30 a.m., a South Simcoe Police Service officer observed a vehicle driving erratically southbound on Yonge Street from Innisfil Beach Road before turning east on the 7th Line. A vehicle stop was conducted and an odour of alcohol was detected. The driver was arrested and transported to South Division. Breath tests resulted in readings of approximately twice the legal limit. A 51-year-old Innisfil man was charged with Impaired Driving, Over 80 and Dangerous Operation. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days.
We urge you to always plan your ride. If you know you will be using alcohol or drugs, make other arrangements instead of getting behind the wheel. We are patrolling 24/7 with a watchful eye for impaired drivers. Do your part for road safety and don’t drink and drive or drive high.
(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers are investigating an early morning collision involving a commercial vehicle rollover in Bradford.
Police were called to Canal Road between Simcoe Road and Pump House Road around 2:30 a.m. after a large cube truck flipped on its side, striking the front porch of a home and a utility pole. The driver of the vehicle was unhurt. The road will be closed for most of the day for Hydro repairs. No charges have been laid at this time and the investigation is ongoing. No one inside the house was hurt. Photos of the scene are posted.
On Thursday, September 19, 2019, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 87 calls for service.