Driver arrested after Friday night crash

Alex WhiteColumbus police arrested a driver Friday evening after a two-vehicle crash on Jonathan Moore Pike.

The two-vehicle crash happened at about 6:30 p.m. Friday in the 2300 block says Lt. Matt Harris, spokesman for the police department. A driver, 26-year-old Alex White, originally told police he was eating at the time of the crash. But officers smelled alcohol on his breath and he tested at a .14 percent, says Harris.

White was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated with a blood-alcohol level of between .08 percent and .15 percent.