Drunk man in underwear, girlfriend found in Michigan sewer after crash

Posted at 9:41 AM, Sep 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-07 10:11:04-04

A drunk man in his underwear and his girlfriend were rescued from a sewer in Michigan after a drunk driving crash on Tuesday morning, MLive reports

According to MLive, a man on a bike called 911 after he heard a man and woman inside the sewer around 5:30 a.m.

Police arrived and found the 42-year-old man trapped in the sewer and his 32-year-old girlfriend, who told police they fell in, according to MLive.

MLive says the fire department used a ladder to pull them out and both were taken to the hospital. Their car was found crashed into a drainage ditch near the sewer.

According to MLive, the man was charged with ticketed for open intoxicants and driving on a suspended license and was also arrested on an outstanding warrant.