Rusk County airport director fired after DWI arrests
POSTED: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 4:41pm
UPDATED: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 5:08pm
Henderson, Tx (Longview News-Journal) — The Rusk County airport director was fired after county officials learned he crashed his pickup into a home, netting him a DWI arrest — his second in as many weeks.
Police say David Dumas, 49, of Henderson was booked into the Rusk County Jail Thursday afternoon after he pulled out of a business in the 500 block of West Main Street and apparently hit the accelerator instead of the brake.
“We got a call about somebody running a car into a house. It was characterized as being embedded into the house,” said Lt. Craig Sweeney of the Henderson Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division.