LA PINE, OR -- A trucker from Boise was arrested Sunday evening, after Oregon State Police say he fled from the scene of a crash, south of La Pine. Two tow truck drivers were on scene of a wreck on Highway 97, near milepost 172 at around 7:45 p.m., when a semi-tractor/trailer struck and damaged one of the tow trucks. The tow truck driver suffered a leg injury.
According to OSP investigators, 40-year-old Stewart Maze fled the scene in his semi after the collision. He was located about eight miles away and arrested. Maze is charged with DUII, Reckless Driving, Reckless Endangering, Criminal Mischief, Assault IV and Failure to Perform the Duties of a Driver.