Trivago commercial pitchman charged with driving while intoxicated

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Timothy Williams, Trivago pitchman, arrested

HOUSTON, Texas (CNN Newsource) — Timothy Williams, the pitchman for travel site “Trivago,” has been arrested and charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated (DWI).

Houston police say they found him passed out behind the wheel of his car — with a foot on the brake — in a moving lane of traffic on Wednesday.

Police say he failed a field sobriety test and submitted to a blood draw.

He was arrested and bail was set at $100.

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