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Linn County man taken into custody for OWI after accident

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One man faces charges of driving drunk after an accident in Linn County. It happened just after 2:30 p.m. Saturday near Squaw Creek Road and Squaw Creek Circle.

Linn County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a vehicle in the ditch with an injured driver. When deputies arrived, the vehicle was already gone from the scene.

Deputies then found the vehicle near Squaw Ridge Road and Dunrennan Lane.

The driver, 54-year-old Ricky Wright of Marion, was taken to the hospital.

After being released from the hospital, Wright was taken into custody for OWI.

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