A state legislator has been charged with DWI after wrecking his truck on a Moore County road.
The News & Observer of Raleigh reported Saturday that state Rep.
Joe Boylan, R-Pinehurst, drove his pickup truck off a road
Thursday, into a ditch and hit a tree.
Highway Patrol Sgt. T.C. McNair said Boylan was charged with
driving while impaired and driving left of the center line.
The newspaper said Boylan was treated and released at a
Boylan said he took responsibility for his actions and was
ashamed of his behavior. He said he would get alcohol counseling
and had never had an alcohol-related charge before.