Driver faces impaired charges after car found in ditch

A driver is facing two counts of impaired driving after driving their car into a ditch in Prince Edward County. OPP

A Prince Edward County driver is facing two impaired driving charges after an incident Tuesday afternoon.

Police say they responded to a call along with Hastings Quinte Paramedic in which a car had driven into the ditch.

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The driver was arrested and taken to the detachment for further testing.

Jamie Lynch, 31, is charged with two counts of driving while impaired.

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Lynch, whose licence was suspended, will appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on April 6. The vehicle was impounded for seven days.


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