December 6, 2017

Perryville man charged with DWI in Route V crash

JEFFERSON CITY The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a 49-year-old Perryville man who suffered minor injuries in a traffic crash on Route V in Perry County Tuesday night was arrested on a patrol charge of driving while intoxicated.

The patrol reports Douglas J. Zoellner was taken to a local hospital by a Perry County ambulance.

The patrol says Zoellner was the driver of a northbound 2004 Lincoln Navigator which ran off the right side of the roadway, struck a stop sign, cross Route AV and then struck a ditch.

The crash happened about 9:55 p.m.

The patrol says Zoellner was unrestrained.

There was extensive damage to the Navigator which was towed from the scene.