A Baker man was arrested Tuesday and charged with a DUI and leaving the scene of a crash.

FORT WALTON BEACH — A Baker man was arrested Tuesday after fleeing the scene of a crash.


According to city spokesman Doug Rainer, at about 4:30 a.m., officers with the Fort Walton Beach Police Department responded to a traffic crash near Country Club Avenue and Wedgewood Lane.


The driver, who was later identified as 34-year-old Andrew Koski , drove a Chevy Tahoe into a tree and fled the scene.


He was charged with a DUI and leaving the scene of a crash, Rainer added.


“(A) crash report and DUI report is incomplete (as of Tuesday afternoon) as (the crash) occurred at the end of midnight shift,” Rainer wrote in an email.