FDL Man Arrested for First OWI, Hit and Run

An 81-year old Fond du Lac man was arrested Tuesday evening after a hit and run involving a flag pole. The man admitted to leaving the Eagles Club along North Park Avenue when he struck the pole in front of the Arc building around 7:30pm Tuesday night. Officers were able to locate the vehicle involved at a home along Rees Street. The man says he blacked out before hitting the pole. Officers observed him to be under the influence and arrested him for OWI First Offense and hit and run.