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Clay County Crash Results In Arrest

Thu 7-4-2019

(Spencer)-- A single vehicle crash Wednesday in Clay county resulted in the arrest of a Hartley man.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says 30-year-old Derek Lewis of Hartley lost control of a vehicle he was driving in the 1200 mile of 330th Street. Authorities say the vehicle went into the ditch and that Lewis had left the scene before deputies arrived. They say Lewis the returned to the scene to try to recover the vehicle and that he was driving a different vehicle. Deputies noticed that and pulled him over. Lewis was charged with two counts of driving with a suspended license, failure to maintain control and no proof of insurance.

Lewis was booked into the Clay county jail and was later released on bond.