Police: Wrong-way drunk driver sent car 15 feet into hole in Wauwatosa

CREATED Dec. 10, 2012 - UPDATED: Dec. 10, 2012

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WAUWATOSA - Wauwatosa Police say that a drunk driver crashed through a construction zone and ended up 15 feet underground.

The driver was not hurt.

The crash happened along North State Highway 100 near West Watertown Plank Road at about 3:00 a.m.

Police say the man, 21, was driving the wrong way before crashing through construction barrels and into the 15-foot trench.

A tow truck came in to remove the car from the trench.

Crews returned to work on the construction site later on Wednesday.