Haldimand OPP has charged a 62-year-old man with multiple offences after a collision on Highway 6 in Caledonia, Sunday afternoon.
OPP were stationary on Highway 6 at Fifth Line when the northbound vehicle smashed into a wooden road closure barricade sign and went past two OPP cruisers before continuing east bound on Fifth Line.
Police stopped the vehicle and arrested the driver after noting signs of impairment. Further investigation resulted in multiple additional charges.
OPP has charged 62-year-old Peter Roth, 62, of Hamilton with: ● Impaired operation of a motor vehicle ● Fail to remain at the scene of a collision ● Drive motor vehicle – no licence ● Drive a motor vehicle with an unsealed container of liquor ● Fail or refusal to comply with a breath demand.
Roth had his driver’s licence suspended for a minimum of 90 days and his vehicle impounded.