Former NFL star and Dancing with the Stars contestant Lawrence Taylor pleaded guilty Monday to driving under the influence last September in Florida, PEOPLE confirms.

According to an arrest report obtained by PEOPLE, Taylor, 58, hit a stopped police car while driving on the Florida Turnpike in Palm Beach County.

Five hours after the crash, his blood alcohol levels were .082 and .084, according tot he arrest report.

Taylor had been smoking cigars and smelled of alcohol, and had bloodshot, watery eyes and was unsteady on his feet. When asked by an officer if he’d been drinking, Taylor replied, “Apparently too much.”

According to court records viewed by PEOPLE, Taylor will receive 12 months probation and his license will be revoked for nine months, the documents state.

Additionally, Taylor must attend DUI school, perform 75 hours of community service, be subjected to random alcohol and drug tests and pay a $1,050 fine.

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