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Man hurt after running truck off icy road, charged with drunk driving

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William J. Beier, 53. (Dubois County Security Center) William J. Beier, 53. (Dubois County Security Center)

A Tuesday evening crash near Holland resulted in the driver being hurt and later taken to jail.

Indiana State Police says around 9 p.m. 53-year-old William J. Beier, of Ferdinand, was driving east on Holland Road East.

ISP says Beier lost control of his pickup truck in an icy curve, ran off the roadway, and overturned in a ditch. Troopers say Beier was able to climb from the vehicle, suffering a head laceration.

He was taken to Memorial Hospital in Jasper for treatment.

Troopers say Beier was under the influence of alcoholic beverages at the time of the crash and after he was released from the hospital, he was arrested and charged with Operating While Intoxicated.

Beier was taken to the Dubois County Security Center.

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