On Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11:22 p.m. Beaumont Police Officers were working an accident in the 7900 block of Walden road. A marked Beaumont Police Patrol unit was parked unoccupied when a white ford F-150 failed to control speed and collided with the unit. During the investigation, the driver was found to be intoxicated and was arrested for (DWI) driving while intoxicated-(second offense).

The driver was identified as Joseph Boudreaux, age 43 from Beaumont and was transported to the Jefferson County Correctional Facility.