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Ellsworth man cited for OWI after rollover crash

Dustin Bengtson's book-in photo was posted on the Pierce County Jail's web site.

Dustin Paul Bengtson, 31, of Ellsworth, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 2nd offense, following a crash on Hwy. 63 north of 220th in the Town of Trenton late Sunday afternoon.

A state trooper responded to the 5:02 p.m. rollover accident, along with Pierce County sheriff's deputies.

The initial report also indicated the operator of the vehicle may be impaired.

Bengston, who was alone in the vehicle, was not hurt but he was transported to the River Falls Area Hospital for a blood draw, then taken to the Pierce County Jail where he was later released to a responsible party, the jail's web site stated.

The Pierce Co. Sheriffs Dept. is investigating the crash, according to a press release issued by the Patrol.