Impaired driver charged after traffic stop in Lindsay

A Kinburn resident has been charged with impaired driving following a traffic stop in Lindsay.

According to the Kawartha Lakes Police Service, an officer stopped a vehicle travelling on Lindsay Street South shortly before 12:15 a.m. on Thursday (April 7).

“While speaking with the driver, the officer observed signs of impairment,” reads a media release.

“As a result of an investigation, the officer determined the driver was impaired by alcohol and placed him under arrest.”

Kelly Bean, 20, of Kinburn has been charged with operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs and operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus.

The accused is scheduled to appear in Lindsay court on May 12.