Guard rail is victim of Gilmanton DWI episode

GILMANTON — A local man pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of driving while intoxicated after crashing his car on Route 140 near Sawtooth Road early Saturday morning.
Police said Philip M. Webster, 25, of 41 Grant Hill Road was headed east on Route 140 when he lost control of the his 2002 Subaru and crossed into the westbound lane and collided with a guardrail.
The said when investigating officers arrived they found nearly 100 feet of cable guard wire destroyed on the westbound side of the road.
Sgt. Matt Currier said the N.H. Department of Transportation put up cones to warn drivers about the destroyed guard wires.