JACKSON COUNTY, Wis. -

A Wisconsin State Patrol trooper arrested a 44-year-old man from Alma Center for his 8th offense operating a motor vehicle under the influence (OWI) on Thursday afternoon in Jackson County.

The State Patrol Eau Claire Post says Charles Spangler struck a guardrail on US 12 near Millston around 2:20 p.m.

Spangler was transported to the Black River Hospital for a blood test and then to the Jackson County Jail.