The man faces an impaired driving charge; OPP Says Empty Beer Cans Found in Vehicle | The Canadian News

Ontario Provincial Police say a man was charged with driving while intoxicated and officers found several empty beer cans inside the vehicle.

Police said Mississauga OPP officers stopped a white Nissan pickup traveling south on Highway 410 to Highway 401 eastbound around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Officers said the driver had cans of alcoholic beverages, labeled Crest Super, a premium lager beer, all over the interior.

In addition, the driver also failed the road test.

He was charged with driving while intoxicated for having a blood alcohol content of more than 80 milligrams. The driver’s license was suspended for 90 days and the vehicle was impounded for seven days.

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Police could not confirm whether the driver had just consumed the specific beers found inside the Nissan, but they did confirm that the driver had alcohol in his system.

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