Smiths Falls man charged with impaired after car hits home

July 10, 2017 by

Lake News Logo 02 WideA Smiths Falls man was charged after driving his car into a house.

It happened on Sunday July 2, at approximately 10:37 p.m.

Police were called to a home on Church Street West, Smiths Falls, for a report of a vehicle hitting a residence.

Investigation revealed that a 26 year old male suspect of Smiths Falls, had failed to negotiate a turn and struck the home.

He was later placed under arrest for impaired driving and driving with more than the legal limit of alcohol in his system.

The suspect was later released by way of an appearance notice to answer to the charges.

The residence suffered minor damages as a result of the accident.