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Injury accident may be alcohol-related

A local driver was injured in a rollover crash northwest of Bellefontaine on County Road 57 near Township Road 56 Wednesday morning around seven o'clock.

The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Larry Stephenson, 41, of 555 Newell Street, Bellefontaine, was driving a 2000 Chevy S-10 pickup westbound on 57 when he went off the right side of the road, overcorrected, then went off the left side of the road, struck a ditch, and overturned.

Alcohol use is suspected, but authorities are waiting on test results.

Stephenson suffered a large cut on his head. He was not wearing his seat belt.

The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to a sick person complaint involving Stephenson at 555 Newell Street Wednesday night around eight o'clock.

He was transported to Mary Rutan Hospital by Bellefontaine Fire and EMS.

Troopers cited Stephenson for failure to control.

The pickup suffered heavy damage.

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