On Aug. 9, at approximately 4:50 a.m., members of the West Nipissing Detachment of the OPP received a report of a vehicle in the ditch on Leblanc Road in Sturgeon Falls.
Officers attended the scene and located the uninjured driver and lone occupant of the vehicle.
As a result of police investigation, a 21-year-old woman from West Nipissing, has been charged with the following:
Operation While Impaired - Drugs
Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance - Heroin
The accused was issued a 90-day automatic driver's licence suspension and the vehicle was impounded for seven days.
The accused has been released on a Promise to Appear and is scheduled to attend the Ontario Court of Justice on Sept. 5 in Sturgeon Falls.