A motor vehicle collision occurred on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at approximately 12:24 am at the intersection of Brant St and Fairview St in the City of Burlington.
The accused and a 22 year old female passenger were travelling southbound on Brant St. in a white Honda Civic. As the vehicle entered the intersection it travelled to the left and struck the light standard on the south side centre median. No other vehicles were involved in the collision. Both parties suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
Investigation revealed the accused was impaired by alcohol and was operating a motor vehicle with more than 80 mgs.
Dimitrios DIMAS, 33 years, of Hamilton, has been charged with:
He is scheduled to appear in Milton Court on March 30, 2016.
Anyone who may have witnessed this collision or has information that would assist investigators are encouraged to contact Cst. Dylan DANCH of 30 Division at 905-825-4747 ext. 2305 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.com, or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (crimes).