Traffic Complaints

Kawartha Lakes OPP responded to 46 traffic complaints over the long weekend and police report aggressive driving, such as tailgating and speeding, along with distracted driving and impaired driving continue to be a concern on area highways.

Among the complaints, OPP officers responded to a single vehicle crash on Highway 7 at Cottingham Road on Friday and charged a 23 year old female driver from Unionville with impaired driving.
 
And on Monday, an officer was on Highway 35 near Thunder Bridge Road when a vehicle was observed weaving within the lane.

The vehicle was stopped and the driver, a 41 year old man from North York was also charged with imipaired driving.

His vehicle was towed from the scene.