Accident Sends St. Joseph Man to Hospital

By Mike Nielson | mnielson@kq2.com

Published 04/09 2014 05:43AM

Updated 04/09 2014 10:25AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Police say a St. Joseph man was intoxicated when his vehicle hit a tree overnight in St. Joseph.

The accident happened at the corner of 18th and Beattie Streets around 1:30 a.m.

Paul H. Bruhling, 25, was the only one in the vehicle when it crashed. He was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Police also ticketed Bruhling for DWI.

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