Crash leads to impaired charge for OPP officer
ORILLIA, Ont. - A provincial police officer is facing impaired driving charges following a single-vehicle collision south of Burleigh Falls last week.
Orillia OPP say Const. Kevin Duignan, 48, has been charged with care and control of a motor vehicle while impaired, and care and control of a vehicle while over the legal limit.
Police say Duignan, who is posted to the Peterborough County detachment, was operating a police vehicle at the time of the collision on Highway 28.
He was treated for minor injuries and is suspended from duty while an internal investigation is conducted.
Duigan is to appear in a Peterborough court on May 3.