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Drunk driver caught going wrong way down Highway 10

New York Mills police officers pulled over a driver traveling in the wrong lane along Highway 10 on Sunday night.

The driver, a 69-year-old male from the Twin Cities area, was arrested for DWI.

Fortunately, there were no injuries to other drivers while the intoxicated individual drove his vehicle eastward in the westbound lane, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver was seen and reported by other concerned drivers. He was pulled over at about 10 p.m.

Charges were pending and the name of the suspect was not immediately released.

Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent