Members of the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) attended a motor vehicle collision on Highway 7 at approximately 4:45pm yesterday afternoon. Three vehicles were involved in the collision. No injuries were reported but one of the drivers was found to be under the influence of drugs.
Adam DESOUSA (age 38) of Oshawa, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
· Operation while impaired-alcohol and drugs
· Dangerous operation
· Drive motor vehicle-no licence
The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on December 8, 2020.
The Peterborough County OPP reminds motorists to plan ahead when consuming drugs. Use a designated driver, cab, public transit, or stay overnight. Any amount of alcohol or drugs can impact your ability to make sound judgements.