Police & the Community


Barrie Police arrest early-morning impaired driver

Barrie Police arrest early-morning impaired driver
June 21st, 2019 - Police & the Community

At approximately 8:30 a.m. this morning, Friday, June 21, Barrie Police responded to a report of a vehicle that had struck a parked car on Patterson Road, and left the scene.

Upon arrival, officers found the struck vehicle with damage to the rear driver’s side. A short distance away, the suspect vehicle was located parked in a residential driveway with significant damage to the front passenger-side tire.

The driver was located a short distance away, and transported to a local hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

A 27-year-old Barrie man has been arrested will face charges of Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Failure to Remain and Driving with a Suspended License.


Occurrence #: BA19033693
Prepared by:  Jennett Mays, Corporate Communications Coordinator