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West Grey Man Charged With Impaired After Mount Forest Traffic Stop

MOUNT FOREST – Wellington OPP have taken an impaired driver off the road in Mount Forest.
Officers say they pulled over a sedan on Main Street early Sunday morning at 3:20. While speaking with the driver, the officer formed the opinion that he was under the influence. The driver then failed a roadside screening test and was brought back to the detachment.
The 50 year old man from West Grey Township was then charged with impaired Impaired Operation – 80 Plus (mgs of alcohol in 100mL of blood) contrary to the Criminal Code. A 90-day Administrative Driver’s Licence Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute.