Man arrested for 17th DUI in Colbert

COLBERT, Okla. (KXII) - A man was arrested by Colbert Police on New Year's Eve for his 17th DUI.

Paul Wells, 52, almost collided with a police officer and a semi-truck at the intersection of S. Franklin and Butterfield.

When police approached the vehicle they discovered Wells to be intoxicated and without a license.

Wells faces up to five years in prison for DUI and driving with a suspended license.

No injuries were reported.