Devin Eugene Woodson, 18 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he drove in the center lane for a long period of time before striking and seriously injuring a pedestrian on Shorter Avenue.

Reports stated that Woodson was found to be driving under the influence and with an opened bottle of Jim Beam in the passenger seat. Woodson is charged with DUI, serious injury by vehicle, possession of alcohol by a minor, headlight requirement, open container and central lane for turning