April 07, 2018: Daily News Release
The following incident occurred on Friday, April 6th, 2018:
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Motor Vehicle Crash – Personal Injury – Operating While Under the Influence:
At approximately 4:15 PM, Deputies, along with Albany EMS and Fire, responded to a one-vehicle crash in the W2000 block of CTH EE, Town of Albany. Investigation revealed that a vehicle, operated by Stephen W. Eldred, 66, Monticello, was westbound on CTH EE when he lost control of his vehicle and entered the ditch. Eldred reported injuries and was transported to the hospital for medical evaluation. Eldred reported seatbelt use and the airbag did not deploy. The vehicle sustained minor damage and was towed from the scene.
Eldred was subsequently arrested for Operating While Intoxicated - 1st Offense. He was cited for Failure to Maintain Control of a Motor Vehicle and Operating Left of Center. Eldred was released pending court.
Patrol Deputy Tanner Gilbert #15
Green County Sheriff’s Office