Late-afternoon accident results in DWI charge
Published 4:30 pm, Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Robert Campbell, 52, of 81 Maple Tree Ave., Stamford, was arrested on Monday, April 15, on charges of driving while intoxicated and reckless driving.
Police said Campbell was driving a 2007 Honda Accord on the Post Road in a reckless manner around 3 p.m. at a high rate of speed, cutting in and out of traffic and ultimately rear-ending a vehicle as he approached Old Kings Highway North.
The officer who spoke with Campbell smelled alcohol coming from his car, said police. Campbell was administered field sobriety tests, which he failed, said police.
He posted $200 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday, April 25.