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Incident Report for Case #2013-367901

Incident Type

Intoxicated/Impaired Driver

Incident Date

11/22/2013 - 3:56 PM

Address

Acewood Blvd.

Arrested

Okoto A.U. Torti, age 41, Madison
Driver was cited for Operating While Intoxicated, Possession of Heroin, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Operating After Suspension, Non-registration of Auto, Failure to Transfer Vehicle Title.

Details

A front seat passenger was able to throw a moving car into park, grinding the gears, but stopping the vehicle after its driver went unconscious behind the wheel. Numerous concerned citizens called in the situation Friday afternoon as the car came to a halt in traffic near busy Cottage Grove Rd., along Acewood Blvd. The passenger pulled the unconscious driver to a grassy area, and Madison Fire Department paramedics administered Narcan, reversing the effects of a heroin overdose. The driver was cited for numerous violations. They are listed above. 

Released 11/25/2013 at 10:17 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.