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Impaired driving suspected in crash with parked vehicle

Bonnyville RCMP allege that a 50-year-old driver was impaired by drugs, fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into a parked vehicle.
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BONNYVILLE – A Bonnyville man has been arrested and charged after reportedly colliding with a parked SUV while under the influence of drugs. 

Just before 1 a.m. on Nov. 4, Bonnyville RCMP were dispatched to a two-vehicle collision on 47th Avenue at 49 Street.   

According to police, the investigation allegedly revealed that the driver of a minivan was impaired by drugs and fell asleep at the wheel before crashing into a parked SUV.   

The 50-year-old male driver of the minivan was arrested and charged with Provincial Sanctions for impaired driving and his minivan was seized. 

Between Nov. 3-10, the Bonnyville RCMP were involved in 188 investigations.