Spencer County man accused of OWI

From Local Sources

HUNTINGBURG — Police accused a Spencer County man of impaired driving after a Saturday evening traffic stop.

The Huntingburg Police Department stopped a 2016 Toyota Corolla driven by Bryce A. Beard, 31, 10044 Davidson Road, Dale, at 6:54 p.m. for allegedly traveling at 37 mph in a 25 mph zone at 14th and Main streets.

Police said Beard’s blood alcohol contest tested .124% in a certified test at the Huntingburg Police Station.

Authorities booked Beard into the Dubois County Security Center at 8:49 p.m. on a preliminary misdemeanor count of operating while intoxicated. Beard was released on his own recognizance early Sunday and given a date to appear in court.

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