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LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office

At 2:53 a.m. on March 18, deputies investigated a single-vehicle roll-over accident at Route 71, one-quarter mile east of E. 651st Road in Deer Park Township. Paul Gorisek, 40, of Tonica, was eastbound on Route 71 when a deer ran onto the road. Gorisek swerved to avoid the deer and went off the road to the south and his vehicle rolled over. He was transported to IVCH by EMS. Gorisek was arrested for driving under the influence and also cited for improper lane usage, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and operating a motor vehicle on a foreign license while suspended. He was given a notice to appear and was released.

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