GIBSON COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office says an Evansville man was arrested after a two-vehicle accident because he was driving while intoxicated.
On Sunday around 5:30 p.m., Gibson County Central Dispatch received a call about an accident in the area of US 41 and County Road 800 South in Fort Branch.
Authorities say 34-year-old Marcus Osborne was involved in the two-vehicle accident.
We’re told a sergeant on scene smelled marijuana coming from inside Osborne’s vehicle and alcohol coming from Osborne.
Osborne was taken to the Gibson County Jail where he was charged with Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated.
We’re told this was a property damage accident and the occupants of the other vehicle were released from the scene.
Authorities say additional charges may be pending on other individuals in Osborne’s vehicle.
(This story was originally published on January 2, 2020)