Adamek drunk behind wheel during crash?
PR dla Zagranicy
Poland's leading heavyweight boxer, Tomasz Adamek has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after an accident near Lake Placid, New York.
Томаш АдамекFlickr/FIGHT COVERAGE
Police detained the Polish boxer known as the 'Highlander”, who is based in New Jersey, on Saturday, after he crashed into a parked car.
While being detained by police, Adamek refused to take a test to determine the level of alcohol in his blood, police say.
Adamek (48-2, 29 KO) has been released on a 1000 USD bail to await further charges.
Tomasz Adamek, born near Zywiec in southern Poland, is currently negotiating a spring bout with Kubrat Pulev, the winner of which would get a shot at the IBM heavyweight title against Ukrainian champ Wladimir Klitschko. (pg)