11:27 am - Wednesday, November 13 2019
Home / News / Woman arrested after being pulled from partially submerged vehicle

Woman arrested after being pulled from partially submerged vehicle

Spectacle Lakes, Lunenburg County

At approximately 12:30 a.m. yesterday, members of Lunenburg District RCMP responded to a report of a single vehicle collision. The vehicle left the road, struck a utility pole, and came to rest in the adjacent water. A passing motorist went into the water and pulled the female driver out through the passenger side, and went to a nearby residence for help.

When police arrived on scene and spoke to the driver, RCMP officers determined her ability to operate a vehicle was impaired, and she was arrested at the scene. She was transported to cells and held in custody until sober. The 28-year-old woman from Bridgewater is facing charges of Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Driving with a Blood Alcohol Concentration over 80mg%. She was released on conditions and is scheduled to appear in Bridgewater Provincial Court on January 17, 2018.

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...


Police investigate serious vehicle/ pedestrian collision in Dartmouth

**** HRP Media Release Pedestrian struck by vehicle Af 757PM ln November 12th, , members...


A woman is facing 10 charges, including impaired driving, after fleeing police in Dartmouth over the weekend

**** HRP Media Release Woman faces charges after fleeing police A woman is facing 10...