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Ocean City Man Charged with DUI After Crash

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BERLIN, Md.-  Maryland State Police have arrested an Ocean City man accused of driving drunk and crashing his truck in Berlin.

Police said that at around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday, 33-year-old Vinicius Freire Carneiro was traveling in a 2004 Chevy truck west on Route 90 when he got off at the Route  589 ramp.

Troopers said Carneiro lost control of the truck and crashed into the Ocean Pines and the Ocean Downs Casino sign, then went off the road and struck some some trees. When troopers arrived on the scene, the truck was laying onto its side.

Authorities said Carneiro refused medical treatment, but through the investigation troopers say he failed a field sobriety test and was arrested. 

State police say Carneiro was transported to the MSP Berlin Barrack, but he refused to submit to a breath test. In addition to DUI, he is facing charges in connection with the crash.

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