Drunken driver crashes while fleeing from deputy

Police: Deputy attempted traffic stop in Mineral Point, driver fled

Published On: Dec 01 2013 09:08:44 AM CST
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A vehicle attempted to flee an Iowa County Sheriff’s deputy Saturday afternoon during a traffic stop, according to a release.

While the driver was fleeing from the officer, he crashed his vehicle around 3:40 p.m. in the town of Mineral Point, officials said.

After initial assessments, Timothy B. Larson, 37, of Barneveld, was arrested for fifth-offense operating while intoxicated.