Mar 31, 2009

Man on motorized bar stool arrested for DUI

A man in Ohio has been charged with drunken driving after crashing his motorized bar stool (shown below).

Police in Newark, Ohio say when they responded to a report of a crash with injuries on March 4, they found a man who had wrecked a bar stool powered by a deconstructed lawn mower.

Twenty-eight-year Kile Wygle was hospitalized for minor injuries. Police say he was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated after he told an officer at the hospital that he had consumed 15 beers.

Wygle told police his motorized bar stool can go up to 38 mph.