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Monday June 15th, 2015

Posted at 1:29pm

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OPP in Essex have charged a man with drunk driving after a traffic complaint.

Officers received a call regarding an erratic driver on June 13th at approximately 11:40pm on Highway 3 near Essex County Road 8 in Essex.

Officers arrived and observed a silver BMW travelling westbound on Highway 3 at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was observed swerving across the center line and onto the shoulder. The vehicle was stopped and police say the lone male driver exhibited signs of impairment.

He was arrested at the scene.

Bounhom Luangkhot, 64, was charged with Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Exceed 80 Milligrams of Blood Alcohol Content.

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