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Police: alcohol suspected in snowmobile crash

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Police say alcohol is suspected in a snowmobile crash on CR140 north of TR 107 in Portage Township.

Derol George, 27, of Van Buren was driving his snowmobile in a field to the west of CR 140 when his snowmobile went airborne. He was thrown when it landed and then run over by another snowmobile driven by Derek George, 33, of Alvada.

Christopher Bowman, 40, of Findlay was also driving a snowmobile with Derol and was found to be under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested for operating a vehicle while impaired.

Derol was taken by air ambulance to Mercy St. Vincent's Medical Center for his injuries. Alcohol is suspected as a factor in this crash.

All the snowmobile drivers were wearing helmets.

The crash is still under investigation.

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