Man High on Toxic Vapors Crashes into Retaining Wall in Jasper Saturday


JASPER -- A Jasper man was arrested Saturday on OWI charges.  Police say he was inhaling toxic vapors.

Police say 20-year-old Manuel Valtierra ran off of the road on 15th Street near Mill Street and hit a retaining wall.

Police determined the man had been inhaling vapors and was taken to Memorial Hospital for treatment.

He was then transferred to the Security Center and charged with OWI and Inhaling Toxic Vapors.

There was about $3,500 worth of damage to private property in the incident.