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  Impaired Driver Flees the Scene of Two Collisions

Jan 08, 2018 12:27 ET

A 22-year-old Oshawa male was involved in two separate single motor vehicle collisions and fled the scene in both incidents.

On Saturday, January 6, 2018, at approximately 12:10 a.m., police were called to Irvine Scott Street near Grandview Street North after a vehicle collided with a hydro box. Witnesses stated at Dodge Ram pickup truck was driving dangerously before the collision occurred. The suspect vehicle fled the scene.

At 12:30 a.m., police were called to the area of Galahad Drive and Glebe Avenue in Oshawa for a single motor vehicle collision. Witnesses reported seeing the same vehicle travelling southbound on Galahad Drive hit a hydro box at the curbside. The driver exited his vehicle and fled the scene on foot. Officers were able to locate him a short distance away.

Kyle CARTER, age 22 of Phillip Murray Drive in Oshawa, is charged with Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle; Exceed; Fail to Remain x2 and Driving While Under Suspension. He was released on a Promise to Appear.

Anyone with any new information about this incident is asked to call D/Cst. Demarche of Central West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520, ext. 3758

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.