Impaired driving charge pending after vehicle driven ‘erratically’ in park: police

Saskatoon police said impaired driving charges are pending after a vehicle was driven “erratically” in Diefenbaker Park. Phillip Bollman / Global News

Saskatoon police say a 37-year-old man will be charged with impaired driving after a vehicle was driven “erratically” in Diefenbaker Park on Friday.

A complaint of a hit-and-run was initially received by police at around 5:15 p.m. CT.

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Officers, along with the Air Support Unit, responded to the park where numerous activities were occurring at the time.

Police said the vehicle struck a number of fixed objects, including another vehicle and a large garbage bin.

A photo of a damaged garbage bin in Diefenbaker Park on May 5, 2018. Phillip Bollman / Global News

The vehicle then got hung up on a wooden post and the driver was arrested.

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No injuries were reported.

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