Alleged impaired drivers arrested in Sarnia, St. Clair Township
A pair of alleged impaired drivers were arrested over the weekend — one in Sarnia and one in St. Clair Township.
Sarnia police responded to the area of Exmouth Street and London Road at around 12:20 a.m. on Saturday.
When officers arrived, there was a vehicle on the boulevard and a man outside who identified himself as the driver.
It’s alleged the man was showing physical signs of impairment, and there was a strong smell of alcohol.
The 28-year-old from Sarnia was arrested and taken to police headquarters where police allege he blew twice the legal limit.
He was charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle and was released on an appearance notice.
At around 12:50 a.m. Sunday, Lambton OPP pulled over a vehicle on St. Clair Parkway.
Police allege the driver was showing signs of impairment and failed a roadside breath test.
A 62-year-old man from St. Clair Township was arrested and charged with operation while impaired by alcohol and drugs and having a blood alcohol concentration over 80 milligrams.
The accused is scheduled to appear in Sarnia court on March 2, 2020.