Chopper helps track DUI driver
Last updated 7/6/2023 at 9:16am
SPOKANE VALLEY – A man was arrested for driving recklessly and being under the influence after being tracked by an air support helicopter on June 30.
At approximately 11:25 pm, Spokane Valley Traffic Deputy V. McKenzie observed a dark-colored Mitsubishi pickup without a rear license plate and without lights. This was near the I-90 overpass on Sullivan according to a sheriff’s department press release.
According to reports, Deputy McKinzie turned around and stopped two vehicles behind the truck at a red light, traveling southbound on Sullivan at E. Broadway.
The driver, later identi...