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Hastings man charged with OWI
HASTINGS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A Hastings man is behind bars Monday night after police say they found him behind the wheel of a car with a blood-alcohol content more than twice the legal limit.
Hastings police say they went to the intersection of Michigan and Woodlawn Avenues for a report of a man passed out in driver's seat with the vehicle in drive.
Officers say they woke 28-year-old Duane Harrington, who told them he fell asleep after delivering papers all night.
Harrington was given a blood test which showed his BAC level at .17 percent.
The legal limit in Michigan is .08.
Harrington was arrested and is being charged with his second OWI offense.