Alleged drunken motorist drives away with tree stuck in car's grill

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Police in Illinois are trying to put a spotlight on drunken driving with an interesting traffic stop.

Roselle police saw a car driving the wrong way down a road, but what was stuck in the grill of the car made them wonder.

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The driver had a 15-foot tree impaled in the front of the Lincoln and the bumper had fallen off, CNN reported.

A few weeks ago, a Roselle police officer saw a car driving southbound on Roselle Road with a 15-foot tree embedded in...

Posted by Roselle Police Department on Friday, March 4, 2016

The photo was shared more than 20,000 times, but some believed the images to be fake, so police posted a video of the stop this week. That video has had at least 128,000 views.

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Posted by Roselle Police Department on Monday, March 7, 2016

When police stopped the driver, the car's airbags had been deployed, police posted on the Facebook page.

The driver was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, CNN reported.