Florida: lawnmower operator earns 5th DUI when driving on wrong side of the road
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MARION COUNTY, Fla. — A 68-year-old Marion County man was charged with his fifth DUI after he was pulled over while riding his lawn mower, according to deputies.
“The reason I’m stopping you is because you’re driving a lawn mower in the opposite lane of traffic,” the deputy said.
“I thought that’s the way I was supposed to,” replied James Gray.
“No, you’re not supposed to drive a lawn mower on the street at all,” said the deputy.
A dash camera was rolling when the deputy found Gray driving his lawn mower in the wrong direction down Northeast 30th Court on Tuesday.
When asked for his driver’s license, Gray told the deputy that he didn’t have one and hasn’t since 1985 due to a DUI.….MORE