WAUSAU, Wis (WSAU) Wausau police say a suspected drunk-driver hit at least three parked cars before being taken into custody on the city's east side on Saturday night. The driver's name hasn't been released. He'll face charges today.
A police report say accident spree started around 9:20pm, when the driver crashed his Dodge pick-up into a parked car on the 1400 block on North 3rd Street. The force of the accident damaged the pick-up's front wheel assembly. He kept going and struck another parked vehicle at 3rd and Short Streets.
Witnesses say the driver continued through the one-way section of 3rd Street in the wrong direction, until turning onto McClellan Street where he struck another parked car. He was detained by bystanders until police arrived. He was then taken to Wausau Aspirus Hospital to have his blood drawn.