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Ky. man accused of driving drunk with young child in car

Police say Erp smelled of alcohol and admitted to taking a couple of shots.
Police say Erp smelled of alcohol and admitted to taking a couple of shots.(Harrodsburg Police Department)
Published: Jan. 5, 2022 at 12:10 PM EST
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MERCER COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A Mercer County man is accused of driving while drunk with a child in the car.

Harrodsburg Police says William Erp got into a crash at the intersection of Highway 68 and the 127 Bypass.

A six-year-old child was in the car at the time of the crash.

Police say Erp smelled of alcohol and admitted to taking a couple of shots. He failed several field sobriety tests.

Police say he blew more than two times the legal limit.

Erp is facing several charges including DUI and wanton endangerment.

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