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Incident Report for Case #2013-224329

Incident Type

Intoxicated/Impaired Driver

Incident Date

07/23/2013 - 6:03 PM


Fish Hatchery Rd.


Eric D. Hotchkiss, age 37, Madison
Mr. Hotchkiss was arrested for Driving while Under Influence - 5th offense.


A 37-year old Madison man was arrested for his fifth offense of driving under the influence following a one-car crash near the West Beltline Highway Tuesday night. Witnesses saw the suspect drive off an exit ramp to Fish Hatchery Road, and down an embankment. He crashed into a guardrail. The man had not been drinking, but said he had taken prescription medication. He was treated for minor injuries.  

Released 07/25/2013 at 10:40 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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