A Hamilton man was charged with felony DUI following a late evening one-vehicle crash northwest of Hamilton.
Jorden Ray Fawcett, 24, appeared in Ravalli County Justice Courtroom this week on the felony cost and several other misdemeanor counts.
A Montana Freeway Patrol trooper was dispatched to a one-vehicle crash close to the intersection of Mill Creek and Bowman roads about 10 p.m. on April 5, in line with charging paperwork. The reporting social gathering mentioned the automobile launched off the street and crashed into some rocks and a fence.
He discovered Fawcett “dazed and confused and (he) was incoherent and obscure,” the charging affidavit mentioned. The trooper may scent alcoholic beverage, however Fawcett denied ingesting something.
Fawcett was unable to efficiently full the sphere sobriety take a look at.
Fawcett refused to supply a breath or blood pattern. He was transported to Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital, the place blood was drawn pursuant to a telephonic search warrant.
The trooper discovered Fawcett’s driver’s license was revoked and that he was a ordinary site visitors offender, the affidavit mentioned. Fawcett additionally didn’t have insurance coverage on the automobile.
Fawcett has Montana DUI convictions for July 2020 and two in November 2020.