A man was charged Monday with his fifth drunken drivingoffense after a Wausau car accident Saturday night.
According to officials with the Wausau Police Department, 45year-old Jeffrey W. Dahl is accused of driving his pickup truck into the backof a Jeep stopped at a red light at the intersection of Grand Avenue and EastThomas Street shortly after 10:45 p.m. Saturday. Police say the driver of theJeep called 911, reported that the driver of the pickup truck left the sceneand gave dispatchers a description of the suspect vehicle.
The driver of the jeep was not injured in the accident.
Dahl was charged Monday in Marathon County Circuit Courtwith fifth-offense drunken driving, bail jumping, and leaving the scene of acrash. Dahl’s next court appearance isscheduled for May 26.
If you have been injured in an auto accident caused by adrunk driver, please contact the Wausau Personal Injury Lawyers of HabushHabush & Rottier, S.C. ®, at 800-242-2874.