Driver, with a child passenger, charged with DWI
HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Harlingen police arrested a man on a DWI charge after he was seen swerving and striking concrete barriers while having a child in the vehicle.
On Friday, December 13th at around 10:30 p.m. police were called to the scene of a one vehicle accident on the 1300 block of South Expressway 77.
Police interviewed a witness who stated that they saw the driver of the vehicle, identified as Alejandro Salazar, 20, swerving side to side striking the concrete barriers.
The officer did find a child, under the age of 15, inside the vehicle and charges were filed against Salazar for driving while intoxicated with a child under 15 years of age and handed a bond of $5,000.