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Dane County Sheriff's Office: Teen charged with OWI after causing multi-vehicle crash with stolen car

DANE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Dane County Sheriff's Office says a teen was arrested for operating while intoxicated and causing a multi-vehicle crash Thursday, Oct. 31.

It happened around 9:10 a.m. in the town of Dunn.

Officials say a vehicle that had been reported stolen from Stoughton was traveling southbound on Highway 51, when the driver, a 17-year-old from Fitchburg, lost control and crossed over into the northbound lane. 

The vehicle hit a minivan head-on, before spinning into two other vehicles. 

Authorities say at least five people were taken to local hospitals with injuries ranging from minor to serious. None are believed to be life-threatening.

The driver was charged with OWI causing injury, and additional charges may be forthcoming. 

The incident remains under investigation.

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