Thursday, October 14, 2021

Prepared By:

PC Hiiuvain

 

Contact:

SPC Jackson

 

Collision

 

Woodstock, ON; Collision at 46 Blandford Street between a Black 2017 GMC Yukon XL - Denali and the house itself.

Unlicensed driver, age (19) was attempting to back out of the driveway at 42 Blandford Street with the GMC when he accelerated. The vehicle did a full semi circle, crossed the street, went up on the grass, almost struck a pedestrian on the sidewalk, and then crossed the street once again before striking the front porch at 46 Blandford.

Both the rear end of the GMC and front porch were destroyed. The investigation is continuing regarding potential damage to the foundation. Expected damages are over $100 000.00 including the damage to the vehicle and the destroyed front porch.

The driver was charged with Drive No License and Careless Driving.

 

The Woodstock Police Service would like to encourage anyone having information about any new or ongoing investigations to contact the Woodstock Police Service at 519-537-2323 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).