Commercial truck driver facing impaired driving charges

RCMP

A 30-year-old Meadowvale man is facing impaired driving charges after a call to police that a commercial vehicle was being operated in a dangerous manner.

Kings District RCMP members quickly located the vehicle on Highway 101 in Berwick after receiving the call around 5 p.m. last Friday.

Police say the driver was arrested after showing signs of impairment, which was confirmed through breath samples taken at the Kingston detachment.

The driver is charged with impaired operation of a conveyance and operation of a conveyance with a blood alcohol level above the legal limit.