Suspected drunk driver arrested after crash

ALAMO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A suspected drunk driver was arrested after crashing a car and then attempting to hide from police.

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a crash with possible injuries at the intersection of W D Avenue at N. 12th Street around 10 p.m. Thursday. Witnesses told deputies the driver had fled the scene of the crash.

A K9 unit tracked the suspect to a wooded area behind the Citgo Gas Station, located at 5500 W D Avenue, and was taken into custody.

The suspect is being held at the Kalamazoo County Jail for fleeing the scene of the crash and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

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