Driver charged with DUI #2 after rollover crash in Shaftsbury

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SHAFTSBURY — A 63-year-old man was arrested following a crash in Shaftsbury yesterday.

Authorities say they were notified of a vehicle rollover on Cross Hill Road at around 6:35 p.m.

Police say another vehicle was involved in the crash and had left the scene.

According to the report, Timothy McLenithan, of Shaftsbury, was traveling west on a 2009 Pontiac Vibe when he veered into the eastbound lane of travel.

Another vehicle traveling eastbound swerved to avoid the collision, ultimately coming to a position of uncontrolled rest on its roof over a shallow embankment.

Upon making contact with McLenithan, police say signs of intoxication were observed.

He was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI and negligent operation.

He was released with a citation to appear in court on August 28.

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