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Police: Man found unconscious in car, arrested for 8th OWI

FITCHBURG (WKOW) — Fitchburg police arrested a man for OWI after paramedics found him unconscious in a car.

Police say paramedics found him in his car on Marketplace Drive shortly after 1 a.m. New Year’s Day. Police say the gear shifter was still in drive.  They had to break one of the car’s windows to put the car in park and tend to the driver.

Police arrested 39-year-old Jason Ackerman of Madison for his 8th OWI offense.

Kristen Summers

Wake Up Wisconsin Producer

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