Cop's Dashcam Captures Drunk Guy's Creek Plunge

By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 1, 2016 12:58 PM CST

The day's comic relief comes courtesy of Lincoln County, Tenn., where police dashcam video catches a passenger exiting a stopped pickup and promptly falling headfirst into a creek, reports WHNT 19. The man emerged relatively unscathed, save for the charge of public intoxication he now faces. The truck's driver, meanwhile, was charged with DUI. "You don't fall in, either," the officer can be heard telling him at one point. (More drunk driving stories.)

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