UPDATE 10:25 AM
According to jail records, 32-year-old Idris Derir was arrested for DUI this morning and booked into Mobile Metro Jail after 7 a.m. Police say he was the man arrested this morning in the midtown crash.
MOBILE, AL (WKRG) — Mobile Police have arrested a man on charges of driving drunk after a two-vehicle crash in Midtown.
It happened Monday morning just after 5 a.m. at the intersection of Government and Crenshaw Street. Police say the alleged drunk driver was traveling down Government when his vehicle struck the other car.
News 5 witnessed police give the driver a field sobriety test, then cuff the man and place him in the police cruiser.
The driver of the second vehicle was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The scene cleared by 6 a.m.
No word yet on the identity of either party involved. Stay with News 5 as we learn more details.