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Man arrested on suspicion of DWI after crash

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SAN ANTONIO – A 25-year-old man was arrested after crashing his vehicle downtown.

Just before 3 a.m. Saturday, a VIA transit officer noticed a car driving down East Quincy Street with no headlights on.

The driver turned onto Lexington Avenue went down a driveway and hit a fence before going down an embankment under a bridge.

The driver told police officers he thought he was getting onto Interstate-35.

He was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.

VIA is also pressing charges for evading arrest.