RCMP are investigating how a car drove into a staircase at the Mad Trapper bar in Inuvik overnight.
The vehicle was visible to drivers along Mackenzie Road in the morning of Jan. 4.
“I can confirm there was a single vehicle accident that occurred this morning in Inuvik around 7:30 a.m. that resulted in damage to a business establishment in the downtown area,” said RCMP Staff-Sgt. Bruce McGregor. “The matter remains under investigation and charges are pending against a suspected male driver.
“No further information can be released at this time as the matter remains under investigation.”
RCMP would not say if any injuries were reported in the incident.