2017-11-16 / Courts

Man arrested after accident

The Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 27-year-old Traverse City man on Monday after a traffic crash in Elmwood Township.

At about 2:30 a.m., deputies responded to the intersection of South Timberlee Drive and East Fouch Road. They found a 2003 Chrysler van that had left the road and struck two street signs.

The driver, who was uninjured in the crash, was identified and showed signs of extreme intoxication, a police report stated.

The man was arrested for suspicion of drunken driving.

He was lodged in the Leelanau County Jail.

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