A Peterborough man faces drunk driving charges after a reported downtown accident Tuesday morning.
Peterborough Police Service officers said a vehicle, which had been driving erratically, crashed in the area of Simcoe and Aylmer streets around 8 a.m.
“Officers located the vehicle, which was driven on tires, a short distance in the Aylmer and Hunter Street area,” police said.
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Jeffery Milligan, 51, of Peterborough, was charged with two counts of driving while intoxicated (alcohol and blood alcohol concentration of 80 or more) and failing to stop after an accident.
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He was released with a compromise and is scheduled to appear in court on December 22.
“Peterborough Police would like to thank the residents who called and helped with this incident,” police said Thursday.
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