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      Friday
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      Saturday
      83 / 59

      Man charged with DUI in crash with deputy


      SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- Authorities say a man who crashed into a Spartanburg County deputy has been charged with driving under the influence.


      Investigators said in a news release that 33-year-old Drako Nesbitt's vehicle crossed the center line of U.S. Highway 221 around 1:30 a.m. Saturday and crashed head-on into the deputy's marked SUV.


      Sheriff's office spokesman Kevin Bobo says the deputy is recovering from a concussion, whiplash and other injuries.


      Authorities say Nesbitt was taken to the sheriff's office and booked charged with a first offense of DUI. It wasn't known if he had a lawyer.

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