Relating to September 2 crash
An Amherst police officer has been charged for failing to stop at a red light while responding to a call
Amherst Police have charged an officer under the Motor Vehicle Act.
AMHERST – Amherst Police have charged one of their own following a traffic collision over the Labour Day weekend.
The collision occurred at approximately 11:40 a.m. at the intersection of Robert Angus Drive and South Albion Street and involved one other vehicle.
The police vehicle was responding to an emergency on Church Street with lights and sirens activated when it collided with another vehicle that had entered the intersection.
The driver of the police vehicle has been charged with failing to stop at a red light and has been issued a summary offence ticket under the Motor Vehicle Act.