Suspected Drunk Driver Rolls Vehicle, Gets Stuck Under Balcony


Eastbound Woodman Road is open again near Union Blvd in Colorado Springs after a rollover accident caused closures overnight.

Police said a suspected drunk driver lost control while going east on Woodman Road near Union Blvd. just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

The driver reportedly went off the right side of the road and managed to stop near a steep slope. Police said that as the driver tried to maneuver away from the hill, the vehicle rolled down the hill.

The vehicle landed up-side-down next to an apartment building on the 2800 block of Woodland Hills Drive. Police said it was stuck between a second floor balcony and a first floor patio.

Eastbound Woodmen Road was closed as authorities removed the vehicle. It was reopened at 4:55 a.m.

No injuries were reported. Troy Lambert was arrested. Police said alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.

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