ISP: Semi driver had BAC of .27
Last Updated: 46 days ago
LOWELL, Ind. - Police said a driver who rolled a semi-trailer over on Interstate 65 was drunk at the time of the crash.
Shortly after midnight, Devon L. House, 28, of Casselberry, Fla., was southbound on I-65 near Lowell, Ind., when he went off the left side of the road then overcorrected, rolling the semi onto its side, police said.
When House was taken to the hospital, he was found to have a blood alcohol content of .27, more than three times the legal limit, police said.
Police said House and his female passenger were both uninjured after the crash
All lanes of southbound I-65 were closed for more than two hours while crews worked to remove the semi and clean up debris.
House is being held in the Lake County Jail on a charge of operating while intoxicated.
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