Man charged with impaired after backing into a utility box


A Medicine Hat man is facing impaired driving charges after a motorhome backed into an electrical utility box. Saturday evening around 8 o’clock, Police were called to Cuyler Road S.E. Officers say that when they arrived at the scene of the accident, the suspect refused to leave the motorhome. A witness on the scene told police the man may have had a serious medical issues earlier in the day. After a short standoff, Police broke into the RV so that medical personnel could check on his health. After the man was cleared by EMS, Police arrested him for impaired driving and refusing to submit a breath sample. No name has been released.