SUMMERVILLE â€” A suspected impaired driver almost struck an RCMP cruiser Thursday near Summerville.
Kings District RCMP say that at approximately 5 p.m., a vehicle travelling on Route 3 near Summerville was stopped after veering into the oncoming lane and nearly striking an oncoming RCMP cruiser. RCMP members had to take evasive action to avoid a collision.
The suspect driver, a male from Lower Montague, provided breath samples well over the legal limit said police, and has been charged with impaired driving. He is scheduled to appear in Georgetown Provincial Court on Jan. 17.