"He said that Jesus was calling him and advised him to let go of the wheel, and that's what he did," the report said.
About the allegations that he was fleeing the crash site, England “stated that he did not take off running, he was ‘being called and was traveling to bow before someone.’”
WVLT-TV in Knoxville reported that troopers said they found in England's truck 6 grams of marijuana, just over ½ a gram of cocaine, a pipe, rolling papers, a nearly empty bottle of Crown Royal whiskey, another, smaller empty Crown Royal bottle and aerosol cans used for "huffing."
The news station listed his criminal charges as DUI first offense, felony possession of schedule II drugs for resale, possession of schedule VI drugs, possession of paraphernalia, open container, no driver's license in possession, failure to exercise due care, no registration in possession, violation of implied consent and no insurance in possession.
England was medically cleared at a hospital before being taken to the Sullivan County Jail.