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Great Falls driver runs red light; hits another driver

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GREAT FALLS -

A Great Falls man faces several charges after allegedly running through a red light Saturday afternoon.     

According to Great Falls police, 43 year old Shayne Bertelsen ran a red light just before 2:45 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 1st Avenue South and 2nd Street. 

Police said Bertelsen was traveling westbound on 1st Avenue South, and crashed into another vehicle. That driver suffered only minor injuries.

Bertelson was transported to the hospital for an evaluation of his injuries. While there, he took off running, but was later located by police.

He is charged with felony DUI, his fourth offense, Habitual offender as well as escape charges and for running the red light.

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