23-Year-Old Faces Charges for Impaired Driving Following Accident

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THUNDER BAY – NEWS – On August 28, 2020, at approximately 6:30 pm EDT. officers of the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to investigate a motor vehicle collision involving three vehicles at Highway 11-17 (Thunder Bay Expressway) at Oliver Road.

Four people were taken for medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.

As a result of the investigation Monique TUESDAY (23 years old) of Thunder Bay, ON has been charged with:

1. Operation while impaired contrary to Section 320.14(1) (a) of the Criminal Code

2. Having a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 80 mg of alcohol in 100 ml of blood contrary to Section 320.14(1) (b) of the Criminal Code.

3. Operation causing bodily harm contrary to Section 320.14 (2) of the Criminal Code.

The vehicle was impounded by the police. The accused is scheduled to attend at the Ontario Court of Justice on October 20, 2020, to answer to the charges.

OPP ask, as does NetNewsLedger, “If you have been consuming intoxicating substances, do not get behind the wheel of any vehicle”.