On June 19, 2020, shortly after 7:00 p.m., members from the East Algoma Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Algoma District Paramedic Services responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 128 near McCallum Road in the Municipality of Huron Shores.
Investigation determined, a westbound pick-up truck drove of the roadway and entered a ditch. The driver and passenger received non-life threatening injuries.
As a result of the investigation, Trey BLOUIN, age 20, of Thessalon, was charged with:
Operation While Impaired-Blood Alcohol concentration (80 plus), contrary to section 320.14(1)(a) of the Criminal Code (CC); and with
Operation While Impaired-Alcohol and Drugs, contrary to section 320.14(1)(b) of the CC.
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Blind River on July 16, 2020.
The driver was issued a 90-day Administrative Driver’s Licence Suspension (ADLS) and the vehicle was impounded for seven days.