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Driver taken to detox after crash

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It was a dangerous morning in south Lincoln.  A car crash caused both vehicles to run off the road.  No one involved was hurt.  One of the drivers was taken to detox.   

The car crash happened near South 27th and Hoy street shortly after midnight on Tuesday.  Police at the scene said two cars were headed south down 27th.  The driver in front noticed a car behind quickly approaching.  He pulled over to let the car pass when the car smacked into the back of his car, pushing him off the road.  The other car ended up in a ditch farther down the street.  Both cars were severely damaged. 

Officials said the driver of the car that was hit was evaluated at the scene by medical crews and released.  The driver of the other car refused medical treatment and was taken to detox by police.   

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