Man charged with 5th drunken driving offense
Witness reported driver slumped at wheel at stop light, sheriff says
TOWN OF BURKE, Wis. — Authorities said a man was charged with his fifth drunken driving offense Friday night after he was reportedly seen slumped over the wheel at a stoplight.
The Dane County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to a report of a vehicle stopped at light on the off ramp from Interstate 90 to Highway 19 in the town of Windsor at about 6:30 p.m. The driver reportedly appeared in distress.
A witness told police the vehicle continue don Highway 19 and turned into the McDonalds parking lot in the town of Burke.
Deputies made contact with the driver who had exited the vehicle and fallen down in the parking lot, according to the report.
Greg D. Johnson, 52, of Madison, was arrested on suspicion of fifth-offense operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, a felony.