Alleged Drunk Driver Hits Tree

Posted On January 22, 2014

By Mike Perleberg

(Dearborn County, Ind.) – An alleged drunk driver was arrested after wrapping his truck around a tree in northern Dearborn County Monday.

Sheriff’s deputies say Brandon Schwartz, 20, of Guilford, was driving a pickup truck west on North Dearborn Road when his truck left the road and hit a tree at around 6:00 a.m. Investigators believe Schwartz was consuming alcoholic beverages prior to the crash.

Formal charges could be filed when test results come back, deputies said.

Bright Fire and EMS assisted the sheriff’s department at the scene.