ANTIGONISH, N.S. – Police in Nova Scotia have charged a 14-year-old boy with impaired driving following a highway crash.
The RCMP in Antigonish responded to a single-vehicle accident Thursday on Highway 245 near the Clydesdale Road.
The Mounties say the driver lost control and the vehicle landed in a ditch.
The teen, who was alone in the vehicle, wasn’t hurt.
He faces charges of impaired driving, operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol level over the legal limit and taking a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner.
The youth was released from custody and police are still investigating.
© The Canadian Press, 2014