Driver Charged After Leaving Crash Scene

Tuesday October 6th, 2020

Posted at 2:05pm


A Windsor woman is facing charges after police say she took off from an accident scene.

It was just after midnight on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020, that police say they were called to the intersection of Huron Church Road and Tecumseh Road West for a report of a collision.

Upon arrival officers located one heavily damaged vehicle, however it was reported a female driver of the second vehicle fled the area after the collision. The suspect and vehicle were subsequently located a short time later.

A citizen attempting to help the suspect reported being assaulted during the intervention and received non-life-threatening injuries.

Through investigation it was determined the suspect was impaired and was arrested without incident.

The female driver, a 27-year-old from Windsor, is facing charges of impaired driving, assault and fail to stop after accident. She was released on an Undertaking with a future court date.

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