Sedalia Police responded to 16th and Montgomery at 6:39 p.m. Sunday evening for a motor vehicle crash with injuries.

Investigation revealed that the driver who caused the accident, 37-year-old Cecelio Rubio Leon of Sedalia, was impaired by alcohol.

Leon was arrested and taken to the SPD for further testing, then on to the Pettis County Jail, where he was charged with DWI and no operator's license.

In addition, the Department of Homeland Security placed an immigration detainer on Leon.

Kevin Wagenknecht