JACKSON COUNTY Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – The Wisconsin State Patrol has arrested a man on suspicion of operating while intoxicated seventh offense. It says it received reports that a reckless driver was swerving between lanes on i-94 in Jackson County.
A trooper found the driver speeding and saw him nearly hit some construction barrels. After pulling the driver over, the trooper says they saw an open beer can in the center console. The driver told the trooper he had had quote “a few drinks” while driving.
After being unable to perform field sobriety tests, he was arrested and taken to the Jackson County jail. His preliminary breath test showed a blood alcohol level more than three times the legal limit.