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Warsaw, Ont. man charged with impaired driving following ATV crash: Peterborough County OPP

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WATCH: A 19-year-old Warsaw, Ont., man faces several impaired driving charges following an ATV crash in Douro-Dummer Township on Saturday evening – Jun 7, 2021

A 19 year-old Warsaw, Ont., man has been charged with impaired driving following an ATV crash on the weekend.

According to Peterborough County OPP, around 7 p.m. Saturday evening, emergency crews were called to a single vehicle ATV collision on Clifford Road, a few kilometres east of the village of Warsaw in Douro-Dummer Township, northeast of Peterborough.

The ATV rider was treated at the scene by paramedics before he was transported to hospital.

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On Monday, OPP said the man, Alexander Van Der Vegt, 19, of Warsaw, was arrested and charged with operation while impaired (blood-alcohol concentration 80-plus); operation while impaired (alcohol) and novice driver — blood-alcohol concentration above zero.

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He was released and is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on July 15.

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