Pocatello Police: Drunk driver hits, injures bicyclist

POCATELLO — A bicyclist is in the hospital with serious injuries after a man driving drunk hit them on New Years Eve.

Pocatello Police say the bicyclist was taken to a local hospital following the collision Sunday evening. He suffered serious injuries but is expected to survive.

Local News 8 reports the pickup truck driver, Cyrus Wolf Buehler, 35, was questioned by police at the scene, given a sobriety test and then taken into custody. He faces up to 15 years in jail for felony aggravated driving under the influence.