Antigonish RCMP have charged a 14-year-old youth with impaired driving after a crash last evening.
At approximately 6:35 p.m., Antigonish RCMP responded to a single-vehicle crash on highway 245 and the Clydesdale Road. Preliminary investigation revealed the driver, who was the lone occupant of the vehicle, lost control of his vehicle and landed in the ditch. The youth was not injured.
The Clydesdale area youth faces charges of Impaired Driving, Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Blood Alcohol Concentration over the Legal Limit and Taking a Motor Vehicle Without Consent of the Owner. He was released from custody and will appear in Antigonish Youth Court on July 16. The investigation is continuing.