(TOWN OF MINTO, ON) - On Thursday June 14, 2018 at approximately 1:00 a.m. Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers patrolling Wellington Road 2, near Clifford, observed a vehicle enter the ditch. A beige sedan travelling near a curve had driven off the road. The lone occupant was uninjured.
While speaking with the male driver officers formed the opinion that he was impaired. He was arrested and transported to a local OPP Detachment for testing. Further investigation revealed that the vehicle had no insurance or authorized licence plates.
21-year-old Ethan Robert NOBLE of Harriston has been charged with Driving while Impaired by Drug, Driving without Insurance and using Authorized Plates. The male was held for bail.
If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired, either by drug or alcohol, call police at 911 to report it.