Gainesville Police: Man charged with DUI after driving on sidewalk, striking sign
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WGFL) —
A Clearwater man is charged with DUI after Gainesville police say he was driving on a sidewalk early Friday morning.
Police charged 21-year-old William Fitch with DUI and driving with a suspended license.
Police say an officer saw Fitch drive a vehicle on the sidewalk and strike a traffic sign on West University Avenue.
Officers say Fitch had a blood-alcohol level exceeding the legal limit.
Police say Fitch's license had been suspended since September of 2016.