A 56 year old Smithville man was charged with driving under influence after he wrecked his car in the front yard of a residence at 709 Dry Creek Road Saturday night.
Captain Steven Leffew of the Smithville Police Department told WJLE that Forrest "Frosty" Byrd was driving west on Dry Creek Road in a 1992 Pontiac Grand Am when the car went off the left side of the street, hit a mail box, and struck a culvert. The car came to a stop in the yard of a residence.
Byrd was not injured.
The Smithville Volunteer Fire Department was also on the scene.