'Saturday Night Live' Star Chris Kattan Arrested for Alleged DUI

VIDEO: California police say Chris Kattan was arrested after crashing into a Department of Transportation vehicle.
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Former "Saturday Night Live" star Chris Kattan was arrested for alleged DUI early this morning, according to police.

At 1:53 a.m., Kattan, 43, was driving a 2011 Mercedes Benz westbound on the 101 Freeway near Los Angeles when he crashed into the back of a Department of Transportation vehicle, according to California Highway Patrol.

No one was injured in the accident and DOT workers were doing maintenance on the freeway at the time.

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Police report that prior to Kattan's accident, they received 911 calls reporting a Mercedes weaving all over the roadway at slow speeds.

The comedian was arrested for DUI and booked at Van Nuys jail.

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Kattan rose to fame on "SNL," including his iconic skits with Will Ferrell, which eventually became a movie "A Night at the Roxbury," about two brothers head-bobbing at clubs, looking to pick up girls.

More recently, Kattan has had guest spots on "The Middle" and was in post production for a movie "Walk of Fame" opposite Scott Eastwood.

(Photo Credit: Michael Schwartz/Getty Images)

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