Two-time Olympic champion in ski racing, the Norwegian Petter Northug may go to prison for 30-60 days.
In May, Northug got in a car accident. Audi car with two men ran off the road and crashed into a road barrier. A passenger, who was a poker friend of the skier, was taken to hospital, and Northug was detained by police after trying to escape from the place of the accident.
The skier confessed he has been drinking for several hours before the trip.
Northug is the two-time Olympic Champion in 2010, nine-time World Champion, and the Winner of the 2010 World Cup.