Ice Cream Truck Driver Arrested for Alleged DUI While Selling Treats to Kids

According to Q13 Fox News, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office says a Cornelius man was arrested for DUI as he was selling ice cream out of his van to children in Oregon.

Deputies said a call came in about an ice cream truck that was driving erratically into oncoming traffic and hit the curb twice. After responding to the call, deputies found the ice cream truck, a 1994 Plymouth Voyager, covered in ice cream decals and playing music at North Barlow and North 29th Avenue.

The driver was stopped and selling ice cream to children when deputies contacted him. Deputies said the man had been driving under the influence of alcohol and was arrested.

He was taken to the Washington County Jail and held on $2,500 bail.

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