Elton John collaborator faces DUI charges

By | Published on Tuesday 21 May 2013

Bernie Taupin and Elton John

Elton John’s songwriting partner Bernie Taupin is facing DUI charges after an incident on 5 May in Santa Barbara, California.

According to reports, the lyricist was originally arrested on 5 May after driving his truck into a wooden fence. The resulting DUI charges have now been made, according to the Santa Barbara Independent.

No court date has as yet been set.