(ATLANTIC) A Wiota man was charged with OWI, 1st Offense, following an accident in Cass County Friday.
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says 63-year-old Christopher Ray French was driving a 2004 Chevy Avalanche westbound on Hamburg Road when he lost control of the vehicle, struck a bridge railing, and rolled off the side of the bridge. French was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated and transported to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on $1,000 bond.
French was not injured in the accident. The damage to his vehicle was estimated at $14,000.