Norwalk driver charged with DUI after crash

Motorist faces charges after 2:30 a.m. crash.
Cary Ashby
Sep 23, 2013


A Norwalk driver was charged with driving under the influence in connection with a one-vehicle crash early Saturday.

Jonathan L. Strauder, 41, of 2037 W. U.S. 20, also was charged with failure to control stemming from the accident about 2:30 a.m. Norwalk police said he was southbound on Benedict Avenue when he went off the right side and hit a traffic post near the Y-intersection at Norwood Avenue.

Police estimate Strauder, who refused to submit to a sobriety test, was going 35 mph in the 25 mph zone.