Drunk wrong way driver passes 23 cars before crashing - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Drunk wrong way driver passes 23 cars before crashing

Drunk wrong way driver passes 23 cars before crashing. (Source: Raycom Media) Drunk wrong way driver passes 23 cars before crashing. (Source: Raycom Media)
BOSTON HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) -

A 22-year-old Cleveland man is charged with driving the wrong way for nine miles before crashing into another vehicle head-on.

Boston Heights police say Austin Brackett passed 23 cars before slamming into the 24th one.

Brackett's car was first spotted going north on State Route 8 in the southbound lanes near Seasons Rd.

He refused to stop for the officer and continued out of Boston Heights into Northfield Center Township where he got on 271 South, still going the wrong way. 

Officers say brackett was so drunk he had no idea he caused an accident.

Luckily no one was seriously injured.

Brackett is charged with OVI, driving the wrong way and reckless operation.

Copyright 2015 WOIO. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly