Man accused of riding horse on freeway while drunk

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LONG BEACH, CA (WSPA/CBS News) – Investigators in Southern California say a man was arrested for riding his horse down a freeway while drunk.

According to the California Highway Patrol, 29-year-old Luis Perez took his horse on the 91 Freeway in the Long Beach area.

Perez failed a sobriety test and was arrested by CHP officers for having a blood alcohol level of more than double the legal limit.

The horse was unhurt and is with a family member of Perez.

CHP shared pictures of the encounter on social media as a warning to others.

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