Haldimand OPP has charged a 20-year-old man with drinking and driving offences after he lost control of his vehicle and drove into a ditch while travelling northbound  on Haldimand-Dunnville Townline Road, South Cayuga, Sunday afternoon.

There were no injuries to the driver or the three passengers as a result of the collision. 

Police conducted a test on the driver which he failed and was subsequently arrested. Further tests determined he was nearly three time over the legal limit.

Charged is 20-year-old Silas Elliott of St.Catharines with driving a motor vehicle while impaired and driving a motor vehicle with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood.