Impaired driver collides with Carleton Place Hospital

CP Hospital
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Officers from the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged the operator of Bob Cat “Skid Steer” that struck the wall of the Emergency Unit at Carleton Place Hospital.

Shortly before 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, officers were at the hospital dealing with an unrelated matter when they were called to the incident.

The operator had been engaged in snow clearing at the time.

Michael Cadreau, 35 years, of Carleton Place was considered impaired and charged with one count of driving with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol per 100 milliliters of blood. He was released on A Promise to Appear at the Provincial Court in Perth.