Vehicle with Flat Tire Driven in Lakeshore Field

A Lakeshore man has been charged after an unusual crash.

On March 8th at 10:50pm, the OPP received a call about a grey Dodge pick-up truck being driven in a field around Essex County Rd. 11 and the 5th Concession and driving on a flat tire.

The vehicle then left the field and was stopped at an intersection.

Officers arrived and found the driver showed signs of impairment.  He was arrested on scene.

A 54-year-old man is charged with operation while impaired  by alcohol and operation while impaired with a higher than the legal limit of blood alcohol.