Kentucky man arrested for DUI after wreck in Dubois Co. | News
A 53-year-old Sparta, KY man was arrested after sheriff’s deputies say he rear-ended another driver in Holland.
Jody Norris was traveling on State Road 161 in Holland around 6 p.m. Tuesday when his 1998 Mercedes Roadster struck the back of an SUV driven by 39-year-old Jennifer Reller. Norris told a deputy he was unable to slow down in time to avoid the collision.
The deputy on scene said he could smell alcohol on Norris and after conducting a sobriety test found norris had a blood alcohol content of .16.
Norris was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated.
Reller was taken to Memorial Hospital where she was treated for back and neck pain and released. Norris wasn’t hurt.