Nottawasaga OPP credit the public for giving them a heads up about a suspected drunk driver.
Police were eventually called to a single-vehicle collision on Sandy Lane in Essa Township shortly after 10 Sunday night.
The driver was taken to hospital for a medical check as a precaution.
A 29 year old man from Adjala-Tosorontio Township has been charged with several impaired driving offences.
Police said the motorist was three times over the legal limit.
He was handed a 90-day licence suspension and his vehicle was impounded for seven days.