The following is a news release from the North Bay detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police:
On Sept. 11, 2017, at 5:06 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North Bay Detachment received a call about a two-vehicle motor vehicle collision on the North Bay Bypass and Cassells Street in the City of North Bay.
An investigation revealed that one of the drivers' had been consuming alcohol.
Alexandre Mayer, age 30, of Gatineau, QB, was arrested and charged with:
- driving while ability impaired by alcohol, contrary to Section 253(1)(a) of the Criminal Code (CC);
- driving with more than 80mgs of alcohol in Blood, contrary to Section 253(1)(b) of the CC.
He was released on a recognizance with a date to appear in North Bay court of Sept. 26, 2017.