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Drunk driver arrested with 2 kids, open intoxicants in car


MADISON (WKOW) -- Authorities say a town of Dunn man crashed his car with two children and open intoxicants in the vehicle. 

According to the Dane County Sheriff's Office, another driver reported seeing a vehicle crossing the center line into oncoming traffic on Highway 51 in the town of Dunn on Monday around 4:30 p.m. 

A deputy found the suspected vehicle in a ditch on Norman Road.

Authorities say Marshall Martinez, 36, was arrested for fifth offense OWI. Two children, ages 5 and 11 were inside the car. Open intoxicants were also found.

Martinez is being held in the Dane County Jail.

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