A Kawartha Lakes OPP officer stops at the side of the road.Chatham-Kent OPP have charged a Florida man with impaired driving following a crash late Tuesday afternoon on Highway 401.

Police were called to the highway near Kent Bridge Road around 5:30 p.m. and found a vehicle had hit a road sign and entered the ditch.

OPP say officers suspected the driver of the vehicle had been drinking and issued a test.

A 63-year-old from Sarasota, Florida is charged with drive motor vehicle with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in blood. A court date of Friday has been set in this case.

Source: CTV News