KETR Local
8:44 am
Tue September 1, 2009

Suspected drunk driver injured in one vehicle wreck


Commerce – A weekend accident in Commerce may lead to DWI charges for a local man. The incident occurred at the intersection of Monroe and Jefferson Street Saturday night.

The driver, whose name was not released, was operating a pickup northbound on Monroe when he struck a parked, unattended car, then rolled the truck. It was unknown how many times. He suffered minor injuries.

Commerce Police say the man appeared to be under the influence of alcohol and are awaiting a blood test.