Ohio County Man Arrested After Allegedly Fleeing Scene of Crash, Left Cell Phone, License in Car


An Ohio County man is facing charges after allegedly leaving the scene of a crash on I-70 on Wednesday morning.

Police responded shortly after 3:30 a.m. to find a Dodge Neon with heavy front end damage in the westbound lane near Washington Avenue. The driver of the car had struck a mobile information board, and then left the scene.

Police reportedly found a cell phone and a driver's license in the car, then located the driver in a Kroger parking lot. The driver, Edward Kyle, admitted to drinking, and was arrested on charges of DUI leaving the scene, driving while suspended and no proof of insurance.

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