Plunge into Lake Leads to OWI

Plunge into Lake Leads to OWI

Wisconsin man is accused of an OWI after police say he drove onto Lake Altoona while evading officers. 

Lake Hallie Police say were trying to pull over a speeding pickup Tuesday night, when the driver turned off the headlights and drove out onto Lake Altoona.  Then Altoona Police got a call for help, and found the truck stuck in the snow on the lake.  Nicolas Rickey was arrested trying to cross the lake on foot.  Police say he had alcoholic drinks in his pockets, and in the back of the pickup.

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