Utility Van Driver Arrested for DUII

CRESWELL, Ore. — Police arrested a man for DUII after he reportedly drove through Creswell with a boom lift fully extended.

Residents witnessed the man driving through the intersection of Mill Street to Oregon Avenue. The boom was attached to a utility van and struck both power lines and traffic signals which then caused the vehicle and boom to crash onto its side.

The driver fled of foot. After a chase by citizens and then police, Joseph Butler, 39, was arrested.

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