LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – An alleged drunk driver was arrested early Sunday morning when he almost struck a Nacogdoches Police car.
Arthur Pruitt was stopped for a possible DWI case when he failed to yield the right of way. He was turning onto Douglass Street from a side street almost hitting a patrol vehicle. Officers at the scene believed he was intoxicated.
Pruitt was charged with Driving while Intoxicated. According to Sgt. Chasen Partin with NPD, he gave a specimen during a breathalyzer test, but the results are not being released.