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NHSP: Wrong-way driver went 20 miles on I-89; nearly hit trooper

A man accused of going the wrong way on New Hampshire’s Interstate 89 is expected in court Monday.
Published: Jan. 24, 2022 at 6:22 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 24, 2022 at 10:06 AM EST
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LEBANON, N.H. (WCAX) - A man accused of going the wrong way on New Hampshire’s Interstate 89 is expected in court Monday.

New Hampshire State Police say Saturday morning just after midnight, they got calls about a wrong-way driver in Lebanon.

Despite attempts to stop him, police say Jeffrey Kavasch, 28, kept going for about 20 miles and nearly hit a trooper head-on.

After finally being stopped, he’s facing multiple charges including DUI and felony reckless conduct.

He’s being held in Sullivan County Jail before Monday’s arraignment.

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