Allegedly impaired driver arrested after knocking down street light in Burlington

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October 23, 2020 at 10:15 pm

Police say a driver made quite the scene when their vehicle knocked down a street light this evening.

The collision happened near Halton Police’s 30 Division in Burlington, police reported at 9:51 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

“After knocking down a light standard with their vehicle, they were easily located and arrested,” said police.

Police say the driver provided breath samples indicating a BAC more than twice the legal limit.

In addition to an impaired driving charge, the driver’s vehicle will be impounded for seven days and licence suspended for 90 days.

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