Pedestrian Hospitalized after DUI Crash on San Pablo Avenue in Berkeley
Berkeley, CA (August 19, 2021)– Thursday afternoon, a 59-year-old man sustained severe injuries in a DUI crash on San Pablo Avenue and Oregon Street.
The crash in Berkeley happened at around 2:46 p.m. on August 19.
Authorities responded to multiple calls about a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.
Emergency personnel responded and took the victim to a local trauma hospital in critical condition.
Subsequently, police arrested the vehicle’s driver, a 65-year-old Berkeley man on suspicion of driving under the influence and causing injury.
Anyone with information about the collision may contact the Berkeley Police Department’s Traffic Unit at (510) 981-5980.
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