80 Year Old Runs Stop Sign Causing 2 Vehicle Collision
Source: Area OPP
Date: Wed Mar 27 03:00:24 MST 2019
A driver was travelling south on Perth Road 147 and collided with a vehicle travelling east on Line 72. The driver of the southbound vehicle was transported to hospital for assessment. Both vehicles sustained extensive damage.
Harvey KUEPFER, 80-years-old, of the Township of Perth East was charged with Disobey stop sign - fail to stop and was issued a Provincial Offence Notice.
Motorists are reminded to slow down when approaching intersections. Taking extra time can prevent a potentially serious and costly collision.
Road safety is everyone's responsibility. If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired, either by drug or alcohol, call police at 911 to report it.