MEDFORD, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says Saturday night was full of accidents and incidents involving drunk driving.
Three of those drunk driving incidents resulted in crashes, including one where a car was completely totaled and the driver attempted to elude deputies.
The Sheriff’s Office says the single-vehicle crash happened along Butte Falls Highway near Mile Marker 2 around 9:40 p.m. They say the driver, 36-year-old Ronald Ragsdale crashed on the side of the road and ran off into the woods. The Sheriff’s Office says it didn’t take them long to finally apprehend him.
Ragsdale was taken to the hospital for minor injuries, then cited for a DUI.