(CALEDON, ON) – On June 1, 2014 shortly after 2:30 pm, officers from the Caledon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to investigate a single motor vehicle collision which occurred on Royalton Drive and Pavin Crescent in the Village of Bolton.
An investigation has revealed that the driver was travelling eastbound on Landsbridge Street when he failed to come to a complete stop at the Royalton Drive intersection. Upon turning southbound onto Royalton Drive the driver lost control of his motor vehicle. The vehicle struck the curb causing the vehicle to travel onto private property. The officer demanded the driver produce a sample of his breath which resulted in a finding that his blood alcohol level was above zero.
As a result of the investigation, James Jonathan HARKINS, 20, of Caledon was charged with Race a Motor Vehicle and Novice Driver, Blood Alcohol Concentration Above Zero.
The vehicle was impounded for seven days.
The driver is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Caledon on July 14, 2014.