Charges Laid In Parking Lot Accident

A 21 year old male is facing charges of Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Operate A Motor Vehicle while over .08, and Dangerous Driving following an investigation into a single vehicle collision which occurred in a parking lot at 201 1st Avenue south on May 27, 2007 at approximately 5:15pm.

The Saskatoon Police Service responded to a call of a single vehicle accident, and requested Collision Analysts attend to further the accident investigation. As a result of their investigation and using other evidence, the Collision Analyst was able to determine that the suspect vehicle exited the underground parking lot traveling at a speed of 90km/hr, where it became airborne and stuck a concrete wall. A blood demand had also been made of the driver of the vehicle at the time of the accident.

The accused is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court September 17th, 2007 at 9:00am in Court Room 1.

(Occurrence Number: 07-51559 )