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Knoxdale man involved in speeding DUI crash

Winslow Township, PA – A Jefferson County man reportedly admitted that he had been driving too fast and was under the influence of alcohol when he crashed his vehicle into a utility pole.

State Police in DuBois say 25-year-old Derek Conrad from Knoxdale had been driving on Route 310 in Winslow Township around 9:20 p.m. on Jan. 29.

He lost control of his Subaru Forester, left the roadway, overturned, and struck a utility pole. He crawled out of the vehicle and ran to a nearby home.

He reportedly told witnesses that he had been driving at around 105 mph during the crash and was under the influence of alcohol.

He had not been wearing a seatbelt and was taken to Penn Highlands DuBois with injuries of unknown severity.

Charges are being filed.

Click Here to read the online police report. (You’ll need to scroll down to page 6 to see this specific report.)