Man arrested for DWI after fiery crash

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A local man faces a 2nd DWI charge in less than a week. Lake Charles Police arrested Clevend McCraney, 25, for DWI 2nd offense after he crashed his car at the westbound foot of the I-210 Bridge Sunday afternoon.

According to police McCraney was driving at a high speed west bound on the Interstate when he tried to change lanes. Officers said he misjudged the distance of the car in front of him, hitting the car and running off the road. He then slammed into the retainer wall causing the car to catch on fire.

Lake Charles Police also arrested McCraney for DWI on September 29th.

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