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Man charged with drunk driving, failure to remain after Burlington crash: police

Investigators say the 73-year-old crashed into a minivan carrying a woman and her three-year-old daughter.

Investigators say the 73-year-old hit a minivan carrying a woman and her 3-year-old

Halton Regional Police say a 73-year-old is facing charges after losing control of his vehicle Friday. (CBC)

An older man faces numerous charges after a crash in Burlington.

Police say the incident occurred Friday, when a 73-year-old driver lost control of his van and mounted the curb.

They say he tried to get back on the road, crashing into a minivan carrying a woman and her three-year-old daughter.

Neither was hurt.

Police say the man, whose face was injured, drove a short distance away before being arrested.

His charges include dangerous and drunk driving, and failing to remain.

   

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