A SORRENTO man allegedly failed to stop for police and was drunk when he crashed his car into a road sign last week. Police accused the 44-year-old driver of attempting to evade them about 4.30pm in the Great Southern town of Mt Barker on Wednesday. He allegedly abandoned the car on the grounds of Mt Barker Community College. Police searched the campus with assistance from a spotter plane. They discovered the man
in a classroom. He was charged with causing damage, failing to stop, dangerous driving and excess 0.05.