DRUNK HAMMOND MAN

Just after 5:30 Wednesday afternoon, State Police got a call about a vehicle that had driven off the road at the intersection of State Route 58 and Hutton Road in the town of Macomb. The Honda Accord, operated by 51 year old Lonny Petrie of Hammond according to troopers, was traveling east on Hutton Road when it slid through the intersection with State Route 58, and then ran off the road and into a ditch. Petrie was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. When it was discovered that his blood alcohol content was litterally a staggering 0.25%, the charge was upgraded to Aggravated DWI.