Madison man arrested for 5th OWI

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)-- A 55-year-old Madison man was arrested for his fifth drunken driving offense on Saturday.

According to the Madison Police Department, Elliott Jennings slammed his car into a wooden utility pole in the 900 block of Fair Oaks Avenue at 7:38 p.m. Saturday.

Police say Jennings tried to walk away from the scene, but was taken into custody by arriving officers. He was taken to the hospital with a large head cut.

Madison Gas and Electric were contacted following the collision. The crash caused the pole to split.