LMPD: Driver nearly hits crowd of people going to Oaks, had drugs in car

LMPD: Driver nearly hits crowd of people going to Oaks, had drugs in car

LMPD: Driver nearly hits crowd of people going to Oaks, had drugs in car

Print
Email
|

WHAS11.com

Posted on May 6, 2013 at 10:48 AM

Updated Monday, May 6 at 4:19 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky -- A Louisville man said he must have fallen asleep while driving near Churchill Downs Friday morning when police report he nearly ran into a crowd of people.

Police said they observed a car speeding on south 2nd street which also failed to stop at a stop sign and nearly hit a group of people going into the Oaks.

When police pulled over the car, the driver, David McMichael stated that he had fallen asleep at the wheel.

A search of the car turned up marijuana and crystal meth as well as pills and other drug paraphernalia.

McMichael is charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and reckless driving.

 

Print
Email
|