Decatur crash leads to OWI arrest

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DECATUR, Wis. — A man has been arrested after crashing his car into landscaping rocks and a fence while under the influence on June 12.

According to the Green County Sheriff’s Office, 19-year-old Cole B. Peschang of Beloit was driving east on Highway E at around 5:58 p.m. when he missed a curve and ran into the ditch. Nobody was injured.

In investigation, police found that Peschang was over the legal limit for alcohol consumption. He was arrested for operating while under the influence, 1st offense – alcohol, and failure to keep a vehicle under control.

He has been released to a responsible party pending court.