DUII suspect flees wreck, leaves passenger

DUII suspect flees wreck, leaves passenger

DUII suspect flees wreck, leaves passenger

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by Associated Press

NWCN.com

Posted on January 9, 2013 at 8:48 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jan 9 at 12:21 PM

BORING, Ore. — A Clackamas County sheriff's police dog tracked down a driver who ran away after crashing into a utility pole on Highway 224 near Boring Tuesday afternoon.

Oregon State Police say the man left an injured woman trapped in the car.

Erik B. Sharp, 36, of Oregon City was found after a two-hour search. He  was treated at Mount Hood Medical Center and charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving and hit-and-run.

The 38-year-old woman, Jodie Clark of Arizona, was rescued by a fire department crew from Boring and treated and released at Mount Hood Medical Center.

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