The actor is believed to have been under the influence of prescription medication
“Saturday Night Live” alum Chris Kattan was arrested for driving under the influence early Monday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman told TheWrap.
The 43-year-old actor, most famous for his role alongside Will Ferrell in “A Night at the Roxbury,” was arrested at 2:22 a.m. after his Mercedes collided with a Department of Transportation vehicle on the 101 Freeway near Van Nuys where a crew was busy working on guard rail repair.
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Kattan was not, however, under the influence of alcohol, as authorities believe he was under the influence of prescription drugs.
The actor, whose recent credits include a regular role on ABC sitcom “The Middle” between 2009 and 2012, sustained minor injuries during the collision.
Kattan was a regular cast member on “SNL” between 1996 and 2006.