Man arrested after I-65 crash

State police arrested a man after a crash on Interstate 65 Sunday morning.

Posted: Feb 11, 2018 10:39 PM
Updated: Feb 12, 2018 3:28 AM

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) -- State police arrested a man after a crash on Interstate 65 Sunday morning.

It happened around 7:30 a.m. in the southbound lanes near the State Road 43 exit.

A state trooper discovered a gold Lincoln on top of the cable barriers and stopped to investigate.

The trooper smelled alcohol coming from the driver and later found cocaine and marijuana in the vehicle.

Jackie S. Smith was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated, possession of cocaine and possession of marijuana.

Smith is currently being held in the Tippecanoe County Jail.

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