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Madison man charged with 9th OWI after fleeing officer


MADISON (WKOW) -- Police say a Madison man is hurt after fleeing officers while driving drunk.

Madison police say an officer tried to stop Christopher L. Leggions, 52, near East Washington Avenue and First Street but the vehicle did not stop.

Police say Leggions continued driving into the Atwood Avenue neighborhood, until hitting a curb on Winnebago Street and injuring him.

Police arrested Leggions. He's being held for a ninth OWI charge, eluding an officer, a probation hold and several traffic violations.

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