Police Briefs – June 14, 2017

A 64-year-old Essex man is facing of impaired driving-related charges after a car hit a pole on Cherry St. in the Town of Essex.

The OPP say the crash happened around 9am Tuesday.

According to officers, the driver showed signs of impairment and was arrested at the scene.

The accused has his driver’s licence suspended and vehicle impounded, as per the regulations of the Highway Traffic Act of Ontario.