Impaired driving charges laid after police got reports of a wrong-way driver on the 400 north of Barrie

Sudbury man also facing dangerous driving charge

A man accused of driving the wrong way on the 400 is facing drunk driving charges.

The OPP started getting some urgent calls around 11:00 Thursday evening, stating someone was driving north in the southbound lanes of the 400 near Duckworth Street in Barrie.

Officers out of Orillia detachment were able to safely stop the vehicle around Forbes Road in Springwater. A 41-year-old man from Sudbury has been charged. Nobody was hurt in the incident.