Oaktown man arrested after fleeing scene

A Knox County man was jailed after fleeing the scene of a battery incident.

Indiana State Police says a trooper stopped a vehicle in Vincennes driven by 47-year-old Lester Rhoads of Oaktown late Tuesday night.

Rhoads was charged with Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated.  His Blood Alcohol Content was reported to be .21.

He was booked in at around midnight.

Vincennes Police assisted in the investigation.