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Man charged with aggravated DUI following crash in Kanawha County, WV

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Deputies said the driver of this van was drunk when he crashed into a telephone pole. Deputies said the driver of this van was drunk when he crashed into a telephone pole.
Aaron Eddy has been charged with aggravated DUI. Aaron Eddy has been charged with aggravated DUI.
CROSS LANES, WV - A drunk man crashed into a telephone pole and shut down a road in Cross Lanes, WV, according to deputies with the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department.

The accident happened around 1:45 a.m. on Waycross Drive.

Aaron Eddy, of Eddy's Drain Cleaning Co., has been charged with aggravated DUI.  He was driving the company van when it happened.

Deputies said Eddy lost control of his van and smacked into a telephone pole, taking lines down with it, they said.

Eddy was taken away from the scene in handcuffs.

Deputies believe Eddy was under the influence of alcohol when the crash happened, they said.

Waycross Drive will be closed for several hours until the scene is cleared.