COLUMBIA — A Columbia man was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after his vehicle hit an unoccupied parked car early Thursday morning, Columbia police officer Alan Hulett said.
Tracy D. Jackson, 42, was charged with driving while intoxicated, operating a vehicle in a careless and imprudent manner and leaving the scene of an accident.
Jackson was driving northbound in the 1700 block of Parker Street when he crashed into the car at about 2:08 a.m., Hulett said. Jackson was taken to the MU Health Care University Hospital emergency room with minor injuries. Jackson was driving alone and was not wearing a seat belt, according to a police press release.