RCMP Arrest Impaired Driver near Grand Falls-Windsor

Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP received a report of an erratic driver on the Trans-Canada Highway near the weigh scales back on Friday.

Police responded and located the vehicle.

The driver, a 63-year-old man from Carter’s Cove, was arrested for impaired driving. He was escorted to Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP where he provided breath samples over twice the legal limit.

The man’s licence was suspended and his vehicle seized.

The accused was released from custody and will appear in court in October.