Man Thought He Was In Heaven After Finding ‘Free’ Beer Truck

A man in Buffalo Grove was hospitalized Tuesday after allegedly stumbling upon a refrigerated beer trailer in the Chicago suburb and — thinking he was in heaven — proceeding to get “extremely intoxicated.”

TribLocal reports that the beer trailer belonged to the Schwaben Verein German heritage club, and contained taps on the truck’s exterior. The 46-year-old man from nearby Deerfield allegedly grabbed a pitcher and began drinking from the truck.

Around noon, someone called police to report that an intoxicated man was drinking behind a building, and he was taken to a nearby hospital by paramedics,Buffalo Grove Patch reports.