Vehicle hits hydro pole, driver faces impaired driving charges

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On January 24th at approximately 22:30, police received a report of a silver car striking a hydro pole near MAZER Implements, on Currie BLVD. Police attended the scene and located the driver who was bleeding and appeared intoxicated. He refused medical attention from BFD and was arrested. The 27 year old male was brought to BPS where breath samples four times the legal limit were obtained. The male was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to be released once sober, for court on February 6th.