Don't Drink and Drive in Stolen Construction Excavator at 3:30am

Updated: 03/21/2014 10:11 AM
Created: 03/21/2014 9:28 AM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A message to not drink and drive at anytime, but especially if you're caught with a giant excavator going down the sidewalk.

A Minnesota State Patrol officer arrested a Duluth man in Proctor, MN for this.  

The man, 27-year-old Dustin Lunde admitted to the trooper he stole the excavator and went for a joy ride at 3:30am.  He's been charged with motor vehicle theft and DWI.

MN State Patrol