Police: Drunk Driver leaves road, hits three parked cars, flees - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Police: Drunk Driver leaves road, hits three parked cars, flees scene

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Police say a Henderson man was driving drunk when his vehicle plowed into three parked cars early this morning.

Twenty-five-year-old Damone Christofer Bates is charged with DWI and causing a motor vehicle accident.

Officers say he was driving on east fairmont street when he crashed into a storm gutter and landed into pushed these two cars into a home and another truck.

Bates ran from the scene but was caught a block away on Carnegie Street.

He is out of jail on $3,500 bond.

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