Man Arrested After Drunken Snow Blowing
Barrie police made one of their most unusual recent arrests Tuesday evening when they picked up a 41-year-old man for drunken snow blowing.
Around 5:30 p.m., the man wandered out into the middle of Yonge St. at Little Ave., a major intersection on the south side of Barrie.
As rush hour traffic whizzed around him, he pushed a snow blower in front of him, whipping up piles of powder on the roadway.
On two occasions, he was almost hit by passing cars. "His capacity to make sound decisions was obviously affected," said Sgt. Robert Allan of the Barrie Police Service...