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A Plano man was hospitalized with serious injuries and a Triumph man was arrested in a DUI crash south of Earlville on Sunday in LaSalle County.

The LaSalle County Sheriff's Office says deputies investigated the crash that occurred around 7:09 p.m. in the 1300 block of N. 39th Rd.

Investigation found that 37 year-old David Adkins of Triumph was traveling east on N. 39th Rd. when for an unknown reason, he drove the vehicle into the south ditch, returned to the roadway, entered the north ditch and then struck a culvert.

A passenger in his vehicle, 47 year-old Michael Blackwell of Plano was transported to OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ottawa to be treated for serious injuries.

Adkins was also hospitalized with minor injuries. He was charged with DUI Drugs and Alcohol and was issued a notice to appear.

Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cited for crimes have not been proven guilty in court and all acts are alleged.