A Columbus man has been charged following an accident on Staunton Jasper Road
A traffic accident resulted in an OVI arrest against a Columbus man driving in Fayette County Monday.
Travis Bettes was westbound on Staunton Jasper Road, when he ran off the right side of the road and struck a woodend trash box. The vehicle then traveled off the left side of the roadway striking a brick driveway pillar, continued through two other yards and then turned around and proceeded eastbound. The vehicle eventually became disabled at 896 Staunton Jasper Road.
The driver was determined to be under the influence of alcohol at the time. Bettes was charged with Failure to Control, Leaving the Scene of an accident, OVI, OVI – High Test.