Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2014-102249

Incident Type

Intoxicated/Impaired Driver

Incident Date

04/06/2014 - 6:21 PM


Atwood Ave. (near Maple Ave.)


David J. Coleman, age 30, Madison
Driver was cited for Operating While Intoxicated - 2nd offense.


Male age, 38


A Madison man was cited for driving while intoxicated Sunday evening after the car he was operating smashed into a light pole on Atwood Ave. He was not seriously hurt, but his passenger was taken to a hospital with non life-threatening injuries. A nearby resident, a 28-year old man, told police he needed to jump out of the way to avoid getting hit by the car. Madison's Streets Department and Madison Gas and Electric were notified about the damaged light pole. 

Released 04/07/2014 at 11:20 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.