Impaired Driving Investigation Initiated Following Collision in Grande Prairie

RCMP-1205Grande Prairie, AB: On Thursday September 8, 2016 at approximately 21:45 PM, Grande Prairie RCMP responded to report of an erratic driver in the Lakeland area. Witnesses reported a black Dodge Ram crossed the centre line into oncoming traffic then collided with a parked vehicle. The truck continued driving over the sidewalk and a front lawn striking a crosswalk sign before returning to the road for several blocks. The vehicle finally came to a stop after colliding with a second parked vehicle.


Police arrived on scene and, subsequent to further investigation, arrested the male driver for impaired operation of a motor vehicle.

Nobody was injured during the incident

The male remains in police custody awaiting a bail hearing.

Anyone with additional information about this or any other investigation(s), can call the Grande Prairie RCMP Detachment at (780) 830-5701. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by Internet at, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [] for instructions on how to do so). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.

Grande Prairie RCMP