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Weekend impaired charges



Two allegedly impaired drivers were taken off the road by Orillia OPP over the weekend.

The sun had barely set Friday when Orillia OPP received a complaint about a possible drunk driver. Police soon located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop.

Chad Flemming, 29, of Orillia, will be in court July 11 to answer charges of driving while impaired, drive over 80 and drive while suspended.

Sunday morning, around 1 a.m., the second suspected impaired driver was nabbed during a routine traffic stop. Nadine Thorgood, 31, of Barrie was charged with driving while impaired as a result.

She'll be in Orillia court July 4 to answer the charge. 

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