(TOWN OF ERIN, ON) - On Friday November 9, 2018 at approximately 9:55 a.m. Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single motor vehicle rollover on Orangeville Street in Erin. Witnesses reported seeing the injured male driver fleeing from the scene and were able to provide a description to police. After a brief investigation officers attended male's residence and while speaking with him determined that his ability to operate a motor vehicle was impaired and he was placed under arrest.
The driver was transported to hospital by ambulance where he was treated for his injuries and completed further testing.
22-year-old Daniel TANNHAUSER of Erin has been charged with Impaired Driving contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada. A 90-day Administrative Driver's Licence Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute. He is scheduled to appear in Guelph Criminal Court on December 7, 2018.
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.