Police lay charges after driver stopped in a smashed-up minivan on QEW in Oakville

Published July 17, 2023 at 7:51 am

Police in Oakville have charged a motorist after driving a minivan with significant damage down a busy Ontario highway on the weekend.

The Halton Regional Police Service says officers stopped the van on the QEW at Ford Dr. in Oakville on Sunday (July 16).

Pictures of the vehicle shared by police show extensive body damage to the hood, roof, and sides of the minivan. The windshield is also caved in and cracked, and police said the damage “didn’t just happen.”

The vehicle was towed and the driver was charged. Police did not disclose any additional details about the driver.

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