DUI arrest follows overnight wreck at Evansville business - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

DUI arrest follows overnight wreck at Evansville business

Christopher Beard, courtesy Vanderburgh County Jail Christopher Beard, courtesy Vanderburgh County Jail
EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) -

A man is taken to the hospital, then to jail, after police say he crashed his vehicle at a business in Evansville.

This happened around 12:00 a.m. Monday at Papa Murphy's on North 1st Avenue.

Police tell 14 News the driver was speeding when the car fishtailed and hit a sign.

Officers say the man was unconscious when they arrived, then woke up and got out of the car on his own.

Christopher Beard, 31, is charged with DUI and possession of marijuana.

Police who were on the scene of the accident say his injuries did not appear to be serious.

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