Alleged impaired driver crashes into Thunder Bay, Ont., LCBO: police

·1 min read

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — A 60-year-old woman is facing several charges, including for impaired driving, after a car crashed into the side of a liquor store in Thunder Bay, Ont.

Police say the woman had four times the legal limit of alcohol in her system.

Officers were called to an LCBO just before 1:20 p.m. on Wednesday for reports of a collision.

Police say they found that a vehicle had crashed into the side of the store and the driver was believed to be impaired.

Breath samples taken at the police station showed a blood alcohol concentration of 320 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood.

A woman from Thunder Bay has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, operation of a motor vehicle while impaired, and operation of a motor vehicle while impaired blood alcohol concentration.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 23, 2021.

The Canadian Press

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting