Two people were injured in a Wausau car accident Wednesday evening.
According to officials with the Wausau Police Department, the accident occurred at the intersection of Forrest and 9th Streets in downtown Wausau. Police say 47 year-old Jeffrey Gerhardt rear-ended a vehicle at a stop sign.
The driver and a passenger, of the vehicle Gerhardt hit, complained of back pain after the accident. Police say they did not need to be hospitalized.
Gerhardt admitted to drinking a beer in his truck before the crash. Officers say there were eight cans of beer in his truck, some of which were unopened. He was charged with second offense drunk driving and is now free on $2500 signature bond.
If you have been injured by a drunk driving, please contact a Wausau Personal Injury Lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®, by calling 800-242-2874.