VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Police said a Terre Haute man’s blood alcohol content was more than three times the legal limit when he crashed his car on Friday.
Vigo County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a rollover accident at Garden Quarter in Vigo County shortly before 4 p.m. Friday. Bryan P. Decker, 26, was found standing inside of his truck, with the truck rolled over onto its side.
Officers said Decker told them he was texting and driving before the crash happened.
Police said Decker had a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .28 percent, more than three times the legal limit of .08. He was arrested on an OWI charge.
According to 24-Hour News 8’s sister station, WTHI, Decker hit and killed 11-year-old Cameron Langenfeld in 2007 while he was drinking and driving. He pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated and endangering a person in 2008.
Decker was placed on formal probation for one year and ordered to take flowers to Langenfeld’s grave every two months during his probation.