Driver in custody after accident, alcohol suspected

WTHI Photo / Ryan Delaney
WTHI Photo / Ryan Delaney

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – An accident in Vigo County early Thursday morning has one person in custody.

The crash happened in Prairieton, Ind. around 6 a.m. at State Road 63 and Kenneth right next to the Prairieton Methodist Church.

Police say the car crashed through a fence and into a telephone pole. The driver they took into custody is suspected for driving while intoxicated.

A News 10 Crew at the scene got footage of a wrecker preparing to take the crashed car away. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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