Underage Youth Charged After Failing to Remain at an Accident
An underage driver has been charged with multiple offences after failing to stop at the scene of an accident.
Upper Ottawa OPP responded to a fail-to-remain collision involving two vehicles in the city of Pembroke on Sunday. The suspect failed to remain after colliding with a parked car on Renfrew street. During the course of the investigation, the suspect was returned to the scene with a parent. The police concluded that the 14 year old youth had been joyriding with a friend at the time of the collision.
As a result, the youth has been charged with Driving a motor vehicle with no licence, careless driving and failing to remain at the scene of an accident. The accused will appear in court on December 9th.