DUI Suspected in Wrong-Way San Diego Accident
SAN DIEGO, CA (March 29, 2019) – A person suffered injuries in Friday’s possible DUI wrong-way crash on Highway 163 near the 8 Freeway.
Authorities responded to a report about a wrong-way driver around 1 a.m. Seconds later, the wrong-way driver struck two other cars, causing the vehicles to rupture into flames.
According to reports, police arrived and arrested the driver on suspicion of DUI. Meanwhile, one person required hospitalization but the details of his or her injuries were unavailable.
Following the accident, cleanup crews closed the area for nearly an hour while authorities investigated the scene.
DUI car accidents happen frequently nowadays. It’s important to understand the dangerous situations that unfold when you drive while impaired. Because drugs and alcohol are known to slow our response rate down and affect our judgment, we can find ourselves making poor decisions such as speeding or driving recklessly. Avoid drinking and driving at all cost.
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