12:36 pm - Sunday, June 25 2017
Home / News / Motorcycle collision results in impaired driving charges
DSC_0095

Motorcycle collision results in impaired driving charges

 West Pubnico, Nova Scotia .

 Just before 6 p.m. yesterday, Yarmouth Rural RCMP was called to the scene of a single-vehicle collis­ion involving a moto­rcycle on Highway 33­5. Two people were injured as a result.

RCMP officers arrive­d on scene to find two men who had been thrown from an off-r­oad trail bike after it lost control, le­ft the road, and str­uck a tree. Both men sustained non-life threatening injuries and required transp­ort to hospital via EHS. The driver, a 24-year-old man from West Pubnico, was ar­rested for impaired driving. He provided a blood sample and is facing charges of Driving with a Blood Alcohol Content ov­er 80 mg% and Impair­ed Driving. He is sc­heduled to appear in Yarmouth Provincial Court on July 24.

The investigation is ongoing.

.

Source: Media Release

About Haligonia Editors

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.

 

The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...

Boland Road – Road Construction

Friday, June 29, 2017 (Halifax, NS) – The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents and motorists that road construction will take place Monday through Friday on Boland Road between Wyse and Victoria Roads.

Crews will be on...