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Police: Man found passed out in car at Fairfield McDonald’s drive-thru

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A man from Trumbull is facing DUI charges after police say they found him passed out with the car in gear at a McDonald’s drive-thru window.

It happened last weekend at the restaurant on Post Road in Fairfield.

According to police, the restaurant called them after Franklyn Grimes, 24, nodded off behind the wheel.

Police say Grimes began to take his foot off the brake when they woke him up.

An officer was able to reach in and put the car in park.

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