Months earlier than he appeared in a Super Bowl industrial, driving a white Jeep in an advert that urged a torn nation to seek out center floor, Bruce Springsteen was charged with drunken driving in New Jersey.
The rock legend was arrested on Nov. 14 in Gateway National Recreation Area, a sprawling, 27,000-acre park that features seashores and mountain climbing trails, in response to a spokeswoman for the National Park Service.
Mr. Springsteen, 71, was charged with driving whereas intoxicated, reckless driving and consuming alcohol in a closed space, the spokeswoman, Daphne Yun, mentioned in an emailed assertion.
“Springsteen was cooperative throughout the process,” she mentioned.
A spokeswoman for Mr. Springsteen couldn’t be instantly reached for remark.