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Driver cited in rollover near Dayville

Blue Mountain Eagle

Published on May 27, 2015 2:18PM

DAYVILLE – An Idaho man was cited after his vehicle rolled on Highway 26, east of Dayville, Tuesday night, May 26.

Oregon State Police Sgt. Tom Hutchison said the accident occurred about 7:33 p.m. as a 1997 Chevy Blazer driven was westbound on the highway when it went onto the shoulder. The driver lost control and the Blazer crossed both lanes and rolled, coming to rest on its top.

The driver, Travis Lake of Caldwell, was treated at the scene by EMTs but refused to be taken to the hospital.

Observing signs of impairment, police took Lake to the Grant County Jail. He was cited for driving under the influence of intoxicants, reckless driving and possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

OSP was assisted by the Grant County Sheriff’s Office and Blue Mountain Hospital EMTs.


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