The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle driving in the wrong lane around 1:30 this (Friday) morning. The report indicated that a sedan was headed north in the southbound lane of 71 Highway, headed towards Maryville.
An officer located the vehicle and was forced to swerve into the other lane to avoid a head-on collision. The driver, a 45-year old Maryville resident, was stopped and arrested for driving under the influence. Formal charges are pending.