Teen claimed in Shelby County crash

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SIDNEY — Deputies of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a one-vehicle fatal crash early Saturday morning that claimed a 16-year-old Darke County boy.

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Driver killed in Clark County crash

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CLARK COUNTY — A Springfield man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Sunday on U.S. Route 40 in Clark County that also sent several area residents to the hospital, troopers of the Springfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol report. 

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Officers locate gun, knife dumped by suspect

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Dusty L. Penrose, 30, of 309 E. Columbus Ave., Apt. 2, was charged Wednesday with carrying a concealed weapon, having weapons under disability, unlawful possession of dangerous ordnance, having weapons while intoxicated and unlawful possession of certain weapons.

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Man revived after suspected drug overdose

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Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office and Macochee EMS responded about 5:50 p.m. Friday to 5003 County Road 168, West Liberty, on a report of an unresponsive man and suspected drug overdose. 

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Semi takes out power pole

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A truck driver confused by road signs made a wrong turn and ended up damaging a power pole when he tried to double back to his original route Saturday.

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