A Waterbury teacher, who's also head of a teachers' union, is facing drunk driving charges.
Connecticut State police said 49-year-old Kevin Egan was stopped by police on I-84 on Dec. 7.
Egan is president of the Waterbury Teachers Association, according to its website. He is also an elementary school teacher.
Police said he failed a field sobriety test.
Egan was charged with traveling at a slow speed, failure to maintain the proper lane, and operating under the influence of alcohol.
He was released on a $500 bond.
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