Man accused of DWI after losing control of SUV in Lawrence

LAWRENCE - Police say a man is accused of driving drunk after he lost control of his SUV and nearly crashed into a Nassau County home.

Police say Samuel Rivera hit a tree on the front lawn of a house on Meadow Drive in Lawrence last night.

According to police, they found a bottle of alcohol in Rivera's SUV.

Rivera is facing several charges, including DWI and resisting arrest.

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