Few passions are as strong as the passion a car lover has for automobiles. Auto afficionados are often walking encyclopedias about all things automotive. When it comes to the holiday season, buying a gift for the car guy or gal in your family might seem easy. After all, any gift related to cars is sure to leave your loved one head over heels.
However, for those holiday shoppers who don’t know the difference between an air filter and an air conditioner, perhaps the following suggestions might fare better under the tree this holiday season.
A Ruston man has been charged with careless operation and second offense driving while intoxicated after his car rear-ended his wife’s car, causing both vehicles to become airborne and overturn.
Daniel Trexler, 29, of 4587 U.S. Highway 80, later told police he was speeding and had consumed five or six beers several hours before he crashed into the rear of his wife’s vehicle as she was driving near the 1600 block of East Georgia Ave. late Saturday night, Ruston Police Department incident reports say.