June 13, 2019 11:51 am

Collingwood man charged after hit-and-run in Wasaga Beach, Ont.: OPP

Police have charged a 21-year-old man after an alleged hit-and-run incident in Wasaga Beach.

Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press

A 21-year-old Collingwood man has been charged after a vehicle was reported driving erratically and colliding with multiple vehicles before fleeing the scene at Odell Gate in Wasaga Beach, Ont., OPP say.

Following the report, police found a vehicle in the area and conducted a traffic stop, officers say.

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According to police, an investigation revealed the driver was impaired by alcohol.

Richard Parry was charged with impaired operation with a blood-alcohol concentration over .08 per cent, impaired operation by alcohol, two counts of failure to stop at the scene and three counts of dangerous operation of a vehicle.

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The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Collingwood on July 7.

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