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Driver Nearly Strikes Local Wellness Walk Volunteers

Aug 12, 2018

Matthew Brown
Credit Columbus Division of Police via Twitter

Columbus police have arrested a man who they say nearly struck with his vehicle a group of volunteers setting up for Saturday's National African-American Male Wellness Walk

Police say 32-year-old Matthew Brown was intoxicated when he drove through a road barrier and into a tree, an RV, two golf carts and two tables near South 18th Street and East Livingston Avenue. Police say he was later arrested in the Parsons Avenue area.  No injuries are reported.  Brown faces OVI and other charges.