Injuries Sustained in Long Beach Alleged DUI Crash Traffic Crash
LONG BEACH, CA (January 25, 2019) – Injuries were reported following an alleged DUI two-vehicle crash on Tuesday, December 22.
According to the California Highway Patrol incident log, the crash occurred on northbound 710 Freeway near Highway 91 at around 8:20 p.m.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found a black GMC Terrain and a silver Nissan Altima on the right shoulder of the road.
A Good Samaritan in a white Ford vehicle stopped by to assist in the incident because the male driver of the GMC Terrain was drunk and was sitting and kicking on the Altima’s trunk.
Injuries were sustained, however no information has been released regarding the severity of the condition. An ambulance and tow truck were called to the area.
Officials said that the collision blocked the northbound lane to Artesia Boulevard.
No additional information was available.
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