Weatherford man arrested for fatal drunk driving crash

A Weatherford man involved in a crash that left an Aledo man dead in December was arrested yesterday on a warrant for intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle.

23-year-old Garrett Martin Bradford was booked into the Parker County Jail on the felony charge.

According to the Weatherford Democrat, Bradford admitted to drinking prior to a fatal crash on Old Garner Road.

Bradford’s Toyota Corolla left the roadway, entered a ditch, and struck two trees on the passenger side.

23-year-old Colton James Bruce of Aledo, was found dead at the scene around 3:30 a.m.

Bradford left on foot and was located several miles west of the crash seeking help.

Bradford was released on a $10,000 bond, according to court records.

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