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Alleged Wis. drunken crash leaves man paralyzed

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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police say a drunken driver has caused a crash that left another driver paralyzed from the neck down.

Police say the collision occurred Thursday about 8 p.m.

Authorities say a vehicle driven by a 36-year-old man crossed the centerline and crashed head-on into another vehicle.

The driver of the other vehicle was a 43-year-old man who suffered a broken neck. Police say the man is paralyzed.

The 36-year-old was arrested for driving while intoxicated. He wasn't hurt.

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