DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Dawson Creek RCMP have arrested a man for impaired driving following a collision.
On Sunday, May 31, at 9:20 p.m., Dawson Creek RCMP received a report of a possible impaired driver southbound on 8th Street.
Police say, when they tried to stop the pickup, the driver continued driving, at a low speed, failing to stop for police.
The vehicle drove off the road through private property, crashed through a chain-link fence and knocked over a road sign before coming to a rest in a grassy area.
The male driver was arrested for impaired driving and his vehicle was impounded.
The man was released from police custody on an Appearance Notice for a future court date.
He was also issued a driving prohibition. No serious injuries were sustained.