Impaired driver sentenced for head-on crash on Saskatoon’s Traffic Bridge

Nicholas David Glum pleaded guilty to impaired driving charges related to a Monday collision on Saskatoon’s Traffic Bridge. Saskatoon Fire Department / Supplied

A Saskatoon man was sentenced to nine months in jail a day after he was involved in a head-on collision on the Traffic Bridge.

Nicholas David Glum, 26, pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing bodily harm during his first court appearance on Tuesday,

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Along with his nine-month sentence, Glum received three years’ probation and a three-year driving ban.

The crash happened around 1:30 p.m. CT on Monday when two vehicles collided on the bridge. The Saskatoon Fire Department said it was a Mini Cooper and a Ford Escape.

Two men, 57 and 63, were taken to hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

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The Traffic Bridge was closed for roughly seven hours while Saskatoon police investigated.

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