Mitchell police say huffing led to house crash - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

Mitchell police say huffing led to house crash

Posted: Updated:

MITCHELL -- Authorities in Mitchell say a 19-year-old man who crashed a car into two vehicles, a concrete barrier, a sign and then a house huffed compressed air to get high.
Police Officer Kelly Loudenburg tells The Daily Republic that the suspect had no recollection of the Monday afternoon incident.
No one inside the home was hurt. A damage estimate was not immediately available.
The driver was arrested on several charges including driving under the influence. He was checked at a hospital for head and neck pain and released. A 19-year-old male passenger in the car was checked at the scene by ambulance personnel. One of the drivers of the two vehicles the suspect crashed into was checked at the scene and later went to a hospital on her own.


Information from: The Daily Republic,

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.