Police charge wrong-way driver with drug offense

Police in Lufkin, Texas have arrested a man on a drug charge after he was found driving on the wrong side of the road.

According to Lufkin Police, the 34-year-old man attempted to pass 20 cars on the wrong side of the road. The cars were stopped at a traffic light when the man tried to pass them. A police officers spotted this and chased the man down until he stopped.

The man was arrested and shortly after, police found .2 grams of cocaine in the vehicle. The man was booked into jail and charged with reckless driving, possession of a controlled substance and evading arrest.

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