Man arrested for OWI, 6th offense after crashing motorized bike in ditch in Racine County

Man arrested for OWI, 6th offense after crashing motorized bike in ditch in Racine County (PHOTO: Racine County Sheriff's Office)

RACINE COUNTY — Racine County sheriff’s officials say a Franksville man, 58, was arrested for OWI, sixth offense after crashing his motorized bicycle into a ditch in the Town of Yorkville.

It happened near 67th Drive and Durand Avenue around 7 p.m.

Sheriff’s officials say the man was combative at the scene, and was also arrested for resisting/obstructing.

It was determined that he had been riding his motorized bicycle on the roadway prior to crashing into the ditch. It’s capable of reaching speeds of up to 22 miles-per-hour, according to sheriff’s officials.