DUI Driver Arrested after Rollover Crash at Mariposa Road and 7th Street
VICTORVILLE, CA (July 19, 2019) – Four people suffered injuries in a DUI Crash at Mariposa Road and 7th Street, Friday evening.
According to the Victorville Police Department, the incident happened near the Green Tree Inn, at about 10:00 PM. Due to unknown circumstances, a white 2018 Toyota Tacoma Pickup truck and a white utility truck owned by Arizona Pipeline collided.
The impact of the collision caused the Toyota to roll over. Emergency responders found a man and a woman trapped in the overturned vehicle. They were transported to a hospital for treatment and medical evaluation. Meanwhile, a 3-year-old girl and a teenage boy both exited the pickup truck safely.
Authorities arrested the operator of the utility truck for driving under the influence of drugs and or alcohol. Additional information will be released once it becomes available.
Do not attempt to drive when under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Strictly follow the laws of traffic to avoid possible accidents and unforeseen tragedies. If possible, reach out to a family member or a friend to come pick you up.
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