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From a written report received from the Fremont Police Department Friday morning:

At approximately 9:04PM units were dispatched to the area of Ray Road at the Fremont Town Limits for a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries.

Fremont Police arrived and found a truck driven by Mark D Fitzpatrick had driven off the roadway striking a mailbox and a utility pole then eventually coming to rest in a field.

After an investigation Fitzpatrick was arrested and charged with Operating While Intoxicated, A Misdemeanor. Fitzpatrick was uninjured in the accident.

Assisting the Fremont Police were the Fremont Fire Department, Steuben County Sheriff Department, Indiana State Police, Steuben County EMS, and Steuben County Communications.

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