Motorist and boater charged with impaired operation after Sunday call to Midland-area OPP

Pair of Midland residents charged

A double whammy in Midland after someone called in a suspected impaired boater.

The Southern Georgian Bay OPP detachment was contacted shortly before 8 p.m. Sunday about a possibly impaired boater leaving a Midland-area marina. The craft was located a short time later, being loaded onto a trailer towed by an SUV.

Police spoke to the operator of the craft and say they were impaired. Additionally, police spoke to the SUV’s driver. They say the driver was impaired as well. Two Midland residents, both age 46, are facing impaired operation charges.