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Truck crashes into Portage Co. home


Portage County authorities say a truck crashed into an Amherst Junction home early this morning. Two people inside the home were injured.

Authorities say the driver backed up and drove away from the home after the crash.

A short time later, police were notified of a truck on fire in the Village of Amherst Junction.

They say John Koback of Stevens Point was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, causing injury.

The two people injured at the home were taken to St. Michael's Hospital in Stevens Point.

The incident is still under investigation.

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