ASHBY (CBS) – Police arrested an accused drunk driver after they say he crashed into an auto shop and ran off, leaving behind his driver’s license.
A car slammed into G&M Automotive on Fitchburg State Road around 7 p.m. Wednesday. There was heavy damage to the building and multiple vehicles that were inside.READ MORE: Bear Causes 3-Car Crash On Mass Pike
The driver ran away after the crash, but left his license inside the 2003 Subaru Forester. Police were able to identify 38-year-old Damon Thomas Wuth as the driver.
When officers went to Wuth’s home, they found him inside. He agreed to take a breath test and authorities said his blood alcohol content was .224.READ MORE: Massachusetts Is Among Least Kind States In America, Study Finds
Wuth, who had multiple cuts from broken glass, was taken to Leominster Hospital for treatment.
He was charged with operating under the influence of liquor, marked lanes violation and leaving the scene of an accident with property damage.MORE NEWS: State Police Seek Men Who Broke Into Boston High Rise
Wuth is expected to be arraigned in Ayer District Court on Friday.