LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Kevin Hart has been arrested for DUI. Kevin Hart confirms his arrest to news this morning. But no mug shot has been released so far. Kevin Hart was allegedly driving so drunk that police feared that Hart might slam into a gas tanker. TMZ reports that police pulled over Hart before he nearly crashing into a “gas tanker while speeding on a freeway”.
The arrest happened shortly after 4:30 am PST on the 101 Freeway. CHP officers tell news that Hart was driving improperly. They say he was speeding, near 90 MPH, while “driving erratic”. They also TMZ that Hart nearly “collided with a gas tanker truck.” Hart purportedly admitted to being drunk. In fact, he allegedly was so drunk he couldn’t perform field sobriety tests.
Hart was taken into custody thereafter. By 6 am he was given a DUI misdemeanor charge. The actor posted a $5000 bond. By Sunday morning, Hart was released. Reports claim that Hart allegedly was given a second charge as well.
No passengers were reportedly in the car. Hart was previously married to Torrie Hart. The couple married in 2003 and had two children. But seven years later, they divorced for “irresponsible differences”. Hart has said of the split “We just didn’t work out, but we’re friends.”