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Crittenden Co. Man Charged for DUI After Wreck in Union Co.

Crittenden Co. Man Charged for DUI After Wreck in Union Co.

Bill Stephens

August 16th, 2016

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A Crittenden County man was charged with DUI after a wreck in Union County early Monday morning.

Union County Sheriff’s Deputy Jamie Waller tells WMSK News emergency personnel responded to the scene of a single vehicle rollover wreck on HWY 109 near the intersection of Hart Huckeby Road around 1:45 a.m. Monday. When Deputy Waller arrived on the scene he says the driver, 26 year old Kevin Collins of Mattoon, was out of the vehicle. Collins was treated on the scene and released to law enforcement.

Deputy Waller says Collins was arrested for his second offense of Driving While Intoxicated (Aggravating Circumstances), as well as Expired Registration. Collins was lodged in the Union County Detention Center.

The Sturgis Fire & Rescue, Union County EMS and Wyatts Towing assisted Deputy Waller at the scene of the wreck.

He indicates the roadway was reopened around 3:00 a.m. Monday morning.

Kevin Collins

(Image: Union Co. Detention Center)

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