Barrie youth faces impaired charges after truck hits telephone pole

A Barrie youth, 17, is facing impaired driving charges following an accident Wednesday morning.
At approximately 1 a.m. Wednesday, police received a call for a vehicle that had hit a garage in Barrie’s south-east end. Upon arrival, it was determined that a truck which was traveling along Dock Road had hit a Bell telephone box and then a parked car, which was propelled into a nearby garage.
The truck continued into a neighbour’s garage where it came to a stop.
The driver of the truck, a 17-year-old Barrie resident, was not injured in the collision but faces impaired driving charges.