Riding mower DWI

IRON MOUNTAIN LAKE, Mo. (AP) - October 9, 2008 An eastern Missouri man is accused of drunken driving -- on a riding mower. Police in the town of Iron Mountain Lake say an officer spotted the suspect driving down the street on his mower, pulling a trailer with a case of beer.

Police say the man also had a flask of whiskey in his pocket.

Police aren't releasing the suspect's name. They report his blood alcohol level was well above the legal limit.

He now faces a number of charges, including driving while intoxicated.

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