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Danbury Pickup Driver With Plow Charged With DUI After Hitting Pedestrian

Danbury Police charged a man with driving under the influence after he hit a pedestrian with his plow, according to WLAD.
Danbury Police charged a man with driving under the influence after he hit a pedestrian with his plow, according to WLAD. Photo Credit: Danbury Police website

DANBURY, Conn. -- A Danbury man was arrested on drunken driving charges after police say he hit a pedestrian with a plow attached to his pickup truck last week, according to WLAD.

Michael Zeerip, 66, was driving on Stadley Rough Road last Thursday night when he hit a 56-year-old Danbury man who was walking on the shoulder of the road, according to WLAD. The man was taken to Danbury Hospital, where he was treated for a head injury, WLAD reported.

After Zeerip failed his field sobriety tests, he was arrested and charged with driving under the influence and failure to drive right, WLAD reported.

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