Police smelled an odor of intoxicants and saw a near-empty bottle of vodka in the passenger seat, after an accident on Mormon Coulee Road over the weekend.
Aaron Davis blew through a red light at around 50 mph, collided with an SUV and put that driver in the hospital, around 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
A La Crosse County Sheriff’s Deputy, who was nearby, rushed to Davis’ car, and found the Onalaska man smelled like alcohol and found the bottle of vodka.
The 42 year old was taken to Gundersen Health System for a blood draw and charged with his sixth OWI offense.
Also, a La Crosse woman is facing her fourth OWI charge, after a weekend arrest.
Colleen Kjos was pulled over Saturday night, after she failed to move over while passing a stopped emergency vehicle on Highway 53.
Kjos was taken to jail, after a state trooper determined that she was driving while impaired.