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Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 @ 6:40 AM
By: Breaking News Staff
DARKE COUNTY — A 30-year-old man is currently in jail on an OVI charge after he reportedly crashed his vehicle into a utility pole and caused power lines to be pulled down early Tuesday, according to a release by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.
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A preliminary investigation revealed Corey S. Thompson, of Arcanum, was driving a black Chevrolet Cruz east on Hollansburg-Sampson Road when the crash occurred.
Thompson lost control of the vehicle, traveled off the left side of the road, struck a utility pole and came to a stop in a field at approximately 1:15 a.m., the release stated.
The crash caused power lines to be pulled from a nearby residence.
He was treated at the crash site by Arcanum rescue before being placed under arrest.