NASCAR CEO and Chairman Brian France was arrested for aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to a Sag Harbor Village (New York) Police Department news release.
According to a news release, France was arrested at 7:30 p.m. Sunday night, held overnight and arraigned Monday morning at the Sag Harbor Village Justice Court, where he was released on his own recognizance.
France arrested for DWI, drug possession https://t.co/HKhO1eHZh3
— NASCAR Driver News (@NASCAR_Drivers) August 6, 2018
No other information was immediately available. TMZ first reported the arrest of France in the Hamptons. Driving on OXY is a bad idea. Very fitting for the CEO of NASCAR honestly