Five Sustained Injuries in Fresno Alleged DUI Accident on Highway 180
FRESNO, CA (December 27, 2018) – A suspected DUI crash landed three kids and their mother in the hospital on Sunday, December 23.
According to the police, officers found their SUV rolled up an embankment just off Highway 180 near Chestnut Avenue at about 2:30 a.m.
Based on tire tracks, officers believe that the father, who was driving the vehicle, veered off the road at a high speed and collided up the hill.
Paramedics transported the three young children, including an infant, and their mother to a hospital.
Officers stated that 27-year-old Donovan Yang was arrested for two felony DUI charges and felony child endangerment.
He was also rushed to the hospital with a police escort for treatment of his injuries.
Do not get behind the wheel of a car if you find yourself under the influence of drugs or alcohol. By being responsible, you can keep yourself and others on the road safe. When buzzed or drunk, it is best to request an Uber, Lyft, or a taxi. If possible, reach out to a family member or a friend to come pick you up.
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