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Vehicle crashes into motorcycle, one arrested

5 years 8 months 2 weeks ago Monday, September 24 2018 Sep 24, 2018 September 24, 2018 6:51 AM September 24, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Authorities say a man admitted to drinking six beers before a crash that injured a person on a motorcycle.

Around 7 p.m. Sunday police responded to a crash in the 14900 block of Old Hammond Highway. The arrest report states the driver at fault was Nilzon Lopez-Gonzales.

Lopez-Gonzales had a strong odor of alcohol on his person and was seen stumbling and swaying. While speaking with police, Lopez-Gonzales allegedly admitted to drinking six beers before driving.

The person on the motorcycle suffered minor injuries.

Lopez-Gonzales was charged with DWI, reckless operation, vehicular negligent injuring, and failing to have a valid driver's license.

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