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41-year-old Justin McCabe was booked early Sunday morning after police found his black 2019 Audi crashed into the guardrail on I-40 with significant front-end damage. Witnesses of the accident said the Audi was weaving in and out of traffic approaching exit 221A and initially struck the back of another vehicle. The occupants of the other vehicle were transported to Summit Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. Police questioned McCabe for his side of the story, and he claimed ed that someone had hit him. He smelled of alcohol and was unsteady on his feet. McCabe had pinpoint pupils that didn’t respond to light or other stimuli. He performed poorly on field sobriety tests and became uncooperative and angry when placed into handcuffs. He then refused to answer any further questions and demanded to speak to a lawyer. He was transported to booking after a mandatory blood draw was completed.
Justin Michael McCabe of Leesa Ann Ct in Hermitage, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on May 14th, charged with implied consent violation and driving under the influence. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $2,000, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office gave him pre-trial release from their facility.