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Woodstock man arrested after drunk driver plows into parked car in Cambridge

A Waterloo Regional Police cruiser. Ahmad Fareed Khan / Global News

Waterloo Regional Police were busy in Cambridge over the weekend as they say five different impaired arrests were made in the city.

In a more notable incident, police say officers were called to Shepherd Avenue and Queen Street West after a collision was reported on Saturday, a few minutes before midnight.

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They say the officer’s investigation discovered that a car was travelling at speeds as high as 120 kilometres per hour in a 50 km/h zone before it collided with a parked car.

Police say the parked car was launched off the road and into someone’s fence.

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They say a 35-year-old man from Woodstock is facing multiple charges, including impaired operation of a motor vehicle, dangerous driving, failure to remain at the scene of a collision and possession of suspected cocaine.

Police say they arrested four other drivers in Cambridge over the weekend and charged three with alcohol-related offences while a fourth is facing drug-related charges.

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