Man arrested for drunk driving with 3 kids in car

BARRON COUNTY, Wis. -- (WEAU) A Minnesota man was arrested Sunday evening for drunk driving with three children in the vehicle.

The State Patrol says a trooper pulled 43-year-old Thomas R. Buckman over for speeding on highway 63 in Barron County, then noticed signs of intoxication.

It happened around 6:30 Sunday. According to investigators this is Buckman's first OWI arrest. The children in his car were between the ages of 10 and 13.

Buckman failed standard field sobriety tasks and was taken to Barron County Jail.


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