Report: Bironas drunk, speeding
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas (bih-ROH’-nihs) was intoxicated and speeding when he drove his SUV off the road and died, according to the final police report.
Data analysis shows Bironas was driving at 73 mph going into a curve where he lost control of his and crashed Sept. 20. The toxicology report showed his blood alcohol level was at 0.218 percent, well above Tennessee’s limit for driving under the influence of 0.08 percent.
Paramedics found Bironas at the scene before taking him to a hospital where he was declared dead.