Wickliffe man crashes into gas station pump, charged for OVI

WICKLIFFE, Ohio - The Wickliffe Police Department responded to a reported car accident Sunday morning at the Shell gas station.

Upon arrival, police found 34-year-old Benjamin Scholes at the scene of the accident.

Scholes admitting to losing control of his vehicle on a patch of ice.

Scholes' blood alcohol content was a .189.  He was arrested and charged with OVI failure to control. He was released after posting a $3,500 bond. 

Police say the canopy of the gas station and gas pump received extensive damage from the crash.  


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