Gibson County Man Charged With OWI

Sunday morning around 4:50, Gibson County dispatch received a call of a vehicle parked in the middle of the road of State Road 65 near County Road 850 S.

Posted: Apr 11, 2021 7:01 PM

Sunday morning around 4:50, Gibson County dispatch received a call of a vehicle parked in the middle of the road of State Road 65 near County Road 850 S.

Deputy U.B Smith was dispatched to the area and upon arriving located a black BMW that was stopped in the roadway with head and taillights activated. Deputy Smith approached the vehicle to observe the driver asleep with his foot on the brake pedal.

According to the release, upon speaking with the driver, 22-year-old Tyler Wood of Owensville, deputies detected an odor of alcohol, and after the conclusion of his investigation, Deputy Smith placed Wood into custody and transported him to the Gibson County Jail on a $750 bond for Operating a Vehicle while intoxicated.

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