January 16, 2019 9:21 pm

Woman charged after crashing vehicle into Wolfe Island home

Woman charged by police after car crashes into Wolfe Island residence, MPP, impaired,


A 25-year-old woman from Meaford has been charged with impaired driving and driving under the influence after a vehicle slammed into a Marysville home on Wolfe Island around 10:30 p.m. Monday.

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The house is owned by former Kingston mayor and M.P.P.  Ken Keyes, who was home with his wife at the time; they were not injured.

According to a family member, the car can’t be removed until engineers inspect the structural integrity of the house.

A passenger in the vehicle, according to Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), was taken to a Kingston hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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The driver is scheduled to appear in court Feb. 7 at the Ontario Court of Justice in Kingston.

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