Alleged Drunk Driver Arrested For Driving Wrong Way on Highway 6

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A Tyler man was arrested for drunk driving after a State Trooper says he drove the wrong way on Highway 6 early between College Station and Navasota.

The DPS says 30 year old Jesus Loredo Gurrero was driving a pickup southbound in the northbound lane of Highway 6 around 1:00 Saturday morning.

A trooper pulled him over near the Brazos/Grimes County line.

They say Gurrero had bloodshot, watery eyes and a strong odor of alcohol on his breath.

Officials found an open beer can inside the vehicle.

Gurrero was arrested for driving while intoxicated.

He posted bond and was released from jail.