A Navasota man was within the Brazos County Jail on Sunday after being charged with driving whereas intoxicated for the third time.
Officers mentioned Bryan cops have been working the scene of a serious accident on Wellborn Street early Saturday morning and had lanes of site visitors blocked off when a car entered the accident scene on the mistaken facet of the highway.
When the car was stopped, officers mentioned in an arrest report that the driving force, Ocia Sweed Jr., 32, appeared extraordinarily intoxicated and instructed officers he wasn’t positive the place he was.
Sweed was convicted of driving whereas intoxicated two occasions in 2016 in Grimes County, in line with courtroom data.
Driving whereas intoxicated with at the least two prior DWI convictions could possibly be prosecuted as a third-degree felony, which is punishable by as much as 10 years in jail.
A bail quantity had not been set Sunday morning.