Hesperia Police Arrests 52-Year-Old Phelan Man in Suspected DUI Hit-and-Run Crash on US 395 Highway
Hesperia, CA (July 22, 2023) On Monday evening, police arrested 52-year-old Christian Jennings of Phelan, for causing a chain reaction crash on US 395.
According to the Hesperia Police Department (HPD), that the suspected DUI crash happened around 9 p.m. in the area of US 395 Highway and Main Street.
Reports say that Jennings was driving a northbound red Chevrolet Silverado, that rear-ended a black Kia Optima. The impact of the collision pushed the Kia forward and caused a chain reaction crash involving 5 vehicles.
Despite attempts from involved parties to stop Jennings from fleeing, the suspect managed to flee on foot into the desert area in the southeast direction. Police later located Christian Jennings and was suspected to be under the influence of alcohol.
Officials conducted a Field Sobriety Test on Jennings and was later arrested for DUI. He was taken to a hospital for the injuries he sustained in the crash.
Meanwhile, a person from the involved vehicles were transported to a hospital, the person suffered minor injuries. Other people involved escaped injuries.
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Traffic collisions like the chain reaction crash on US 395 may call for a separate investigation.
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