Man arrested in Fitchburg for 8th OWI offense

January 1, 2019

A Madison man was arrested for impaired driving after paramedics found him unconscious in a car about 1 a.m. Tuesday, Fitchburg police said.

Paramedics found Jason Ackerman, 39, in his car in the 2900 block of Marketplace Drive, with the gear shifter still in drive, police said. They had to break a car window to put the car in park and tend to the driver.

Ackerman was arrested for his 8th OWI offense.

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