A Baton Rouge pastor has been arrested for allegedly firing a gun at another driver during a road rage incident that led to an accident on I-10.

WBRZ.com reports Christopher "Checkerz" Williams was arrested on February 12th, 2020 on several counts including "aggravated assault with a firearm, aggravated criminal damage to property, illegal carrying and discharge of weapons, and reckless operation."

Reportedly Williams was driving recklessly on I-10 in Gramercy and hit an 18-wheeler. The driver of the 18-wheeler called police to report the incident and as he was on the phone, Williams allegedly pointed a handgun at the truck and fired, hitting the truck.

No injuries were reported.

Christopher Williams is the lead pastor at Renew Church in Baton Rouge.

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