RCMP Removes 3 Impaired Drivers #nltraffic



Three more drivers were arrested for impaired driving following enforcement action by RCMP Traffic Services East.


On December 23 police responded to a complaint from a concerned citizen in relation to an erratic driver on the Trans-Canada Highway near the Veterans Memorial Highway. Police located the vehicle and conducted a roadside stop.


On December 28 a vehicle pulled out and passed the police car at 153 km/h. The vehicle was stopped and, as a result, a 34-year-old Paradise woman was arrested for impaired driving.


On December 28 officers arrested a 17-year-old driver for drug-impaired driving after he was stopped at a checkpoint in the community of Avondale.