Thomas Vincent Hospitalized in Old Woman Springs Road DUI Accident
Yucca Valley, CA (January 21, 2021) – On Tuesday, 42-year-old Thomas Vincent of Yucca Valley and two others were injured in a suspected DUI crash on Old Woman Springs Road.
The Yucca Valley accident took place at about 9:30 A.M.
Vincent was driving a 2010 Dodge Ram 2500 pick-up truck when he drifted into opposing lanes of traffic, south of Buena Suerte Drive.
As a result, his vehicle crashed with a white Ford F-250 pick-up truck. Similarly, his vehicle also struck a motorhome.
Vincent and two occupants of the F-250 incurred serious injuries from the crash. Responders took them to Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs.
Meanwhile, authorities closed Highway 247 for several hours during the investigation.
Deputies said DUI is a possible factor in the accident.
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