Impaired driver found passed out in live Mississauga traffic


Published November 23, 2022 at 8:58 pm

An impaired driver is in custody after police found him passed out in the middle of a live lane of traffic.

Details are sparse but Peel Regional Police said they got a call reporting a traffic complaint around 7 p.m. According to the concerned citizen, the driver was unconscious in his car, which was stopped in the middle of traffic.

Police responded to the scene near Creditview Rd. and Eglinton Ave., a busy, multi-lane intersection in Mississaugas near the city centre. Sure enough, found the driver asleep. They arrested the man and safely contained the vehicle.

The roadway is now clear.

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