Alcohol likely involved in Putnam County crash

GLANDORF — An Ottawa man was injured when a vehicle hit a utility pole early Thursday morning in Glandorf, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office reported.
The sheriff’s office said the crash was reported at 1:41 a.m. on Anthony Avenue, near East Blake Street in Glandorf. A deputy located the driver, Darrel G. Combs, 58, of Ottawa, a short distance from the crash.
Putnam County EMS transported Combs to the Putnam County Ambulatory Care Center to be treated for minor injuries.
The crash is under investigation and alcohol is believed to have been a contributing factor, according to the sheriff’s office.


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