OPP charge two drivers with impaired driving in just two hours
Handcuffs are picture above in this file photo.
Kawartha Lakes OPP removed two accused impaired drivers from the roads on Wednesday night.
Police say that at about 8:40 p.m. a 24-year-old man was arrested and charged with drunk driving along Kawartha Lakes Road 36.
Just over two hours later, police say they stopped a vehicle in the area of Lifford Road when the driver accelerated and fled the scene. Officers later spotted the same vehicle in the ditch near Golf Course Road.
The 26-year-old driver was arrested and charged with several offences, including flight from police and impaired driving.