DUI & Criminal Division

The defendant was the driver of a vehicle that lost control, running over shrubbery and eventually striking a tree. The vehicle then burst into flames. After paramedics arrived, the defendant admitted to being the driver and losing control of the vehicle. Observations were made that were consistent with an impaired driver, roadside exercises were performed on the scene and the defendant was arrested. The defendant refused to take a breath and urine test. DUI charge dropped.