APTOS, Calif. (KWQC) – Auto accidents do not get more ironic than this.
The California Highway Patrol says on Wednesday an intoxicated driver plowed over a sign that encourages motorists to report drunk drivers.
Stephen DeWitt, 57, of Aptos is now charged with DUI after police say he rolled his Jeep Wrangler on Highway 1 in Santa Cruz County.
Moments before the rollover, officers say DeWitt crashed into a sign that reads, “REPORT DRUNK DRIVERS CALL 911”.
The Santa Cruz CHP took a photo of the sign showing it came to rest lying face-up on the ground.
“He left this behind...Don't drink and drive, it's just not worth it!” the CHP posted along with the photo on its Facebook page.