Man arrested for DUI, traveling wrong-way on I-80 in SLC

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Impairment was a contributing factor as to why one man was driving the wrong-way Wednesday, KSL reported. 

The incident took place around 4 a.m. in the area of I-80 and 700 East, where officials also found the driver, 53-year-old Robert Glenn Branson, doing ‘doughnuts’ on the freeway. 

Miraculously no one was hurt in the process. 

Branson was arrested for refusing a sobriety test, intervening with an arrest, dangerous driving, possession, and driving the wrong way while under the influence. 

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Kevin Swenson was raised in Bountiful, Utah, and is a co-founding partner of Swenson & Shelley. After graduating from Bountiful High School, Kevin attended business school at Westminster College.