Car Hits Farm Tractor, Driver Arrested
The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department arrested a Spencer County man Saturday after he hit a farm tractor while trying to pass it on State Road 56 west of Ireland.
The sheriff’s department says that after hitting the tractor, 59-year-old Chris Norrington of Dale ran off the road striking a mail box and fence post.
Norrington was not seriously injured.
The driver of the tractor escaped injury.
Norrington was arrested for Passing in a No Passing Zone, Open Containers of Alcohol, and Driving Without Insurance.