Man faces two OWI charges after crash

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JANESVILLE - A Janesville man faces charges of Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) and OWI causing injury after a crash Sunday.

Sammy Bunker, 31, faces two counts of OWI causing injury and OWI - second offense, according to a news release from the Rock County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to a traffic crash with at about 9 p.m. in the 2800 block of East County Highway O and found two SUVs disabled in the roadway.

Bunker reportedly showed signs of impairment. It was discovered he was found guilty of OWI-causing injury in 2009 and for misdemeanor bail jumping due to a previous OWI arrest in 2018.

Bunker was taken to the Rock County Jail and is scheduled for an initial court appearance today.

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