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Alleged Drunk Driver Blames Sneezing Fit for Crash

A Sheboygan man was charged Monday with drunken driving after a crash, he claims, was caused by a sneezing fit.

According to officials with the Sheboygan Police Department, 50 year-old Gregory J. Harmann is charged with felony marijuana possession and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia, in addition to the misdemeanor operating while intoxicated. He is also facing weapons charges.

According to the arrest report, police were called shortly after 3:30 p.m. Friday when Hartmann’s truck crashed into a snowbank at the intersection of North 20th STreet and Geele avenue. Officers say Hartmann smelled of intoxicants and failed a field sobriety tests. Hartmann told police he had been drinking wine while driving but crashed due to a sneezing attack.

His truck was traveling eastbound when it crossed into the westbound lane and collided with a snowbank.

The accident remains under investigation by the Sheboygan Police Department.

If you have been injured by a drunk driver, please contact the Sheboygan Car Accident Lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® ®, by calling 800-242-2874.

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