William Wyatt busted for drunk driving hit and run - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Lake County man busted for drunk driving hit and run

William Wyatt William Wyatt
LAKE COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

A Concord Township man busted for drunk driving after a hit and run accident in Lake County.

Police say William Wyatt was drunk when he hit another vehicle on Girdled Road in Concord Township on Tuesday.

After hitting the vehicle, Wyatt immediately fled the scene.

As Wyatt fled the scene, his tire deflated. In his attempt to flee, he shredded his passenger side front tire and began driving on the steel rim. Responding to witnesses who followed Wyatt, officers were able to track Wyatt's vehicle to a home where they found the gouge marks in the roadway leading into the driveway.

Wyatt was administered field sobriety tests and he failed those tests. He was arrested for operating a vehicle under the influence (OVI).

No one was injured.

The accident remains under investigation.

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