Police: UTV operator tested .43%

From Local Sources

PRINCETON — Police say the operator of a side-by-side utility vehicle who crashed Saturday evening in the Princeton area had a blood alcohol content of .43%.

Indiana State Police were called to a single-vehicle crash on Taft Town Road near Princeton at 6:15 p.m. Saturday.

Police say Cale Winkler, 31, Princeton, was westbound on Taft Town Road in a 2020 Polaris when he drove off the roadway southeast of Conservation Drive. The UTV overturned.

Winkler failed field sobriety testing after showing signs of impairment and his BAC test was done at Gibson General Hospital in Princeton.

Authorities booked Winkler into the Gibson County Jail on a preliminary misdemeanor count of operating while intoxicated.




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