Driver facing charges after vehicle ends up in Lake Simcoe early Thursday morning

Springwater man had license suspended for 90 days

Drunk and dangerous driving charges for a Springwater Township man after his ride ended up in the drink.

The South Simcoe Police Service was called out to the end of Shore Acres Drive in Innisfil at about 2:30 a.m. Thursday with reports of a vehicle in the lake. The driver wasn’t hurt but was immediately taken into custody under suspicion of driving while impaired.

Following a brief police investigation, a 23-year-old faces several criminal charges. His license was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for a week.