Pickup Truck Driver Suspected of DUI; 2 Hurt in Crash
ONTARIO, Calif. (May 27, 2018) — Two people were hospitalized Sunday morning following a collision between ta pickup truck and a vehicle on state Route 60, just west of Grove Avenue, a California Highway Patrol report said.
The driver in the black Nissan pickup truck is suspected of driving under the influence of drugs and or alcohol. The driver’s airbags were deployed and he or she appeared to be hurt after the crash.
The collision was reported about 8:52 a.m. and caused one of the vehicles to go down an embankment on the shoulder of the roadway.
Paramedics responded and rushed two people who were hurt to the Ontario Kaiser hospital. One of those injured had family members who were on scene to remove the damaged vehicle.
Roughly 50 feet of guardrail was damaged in the collision. A tire and other debris was scattered in traffic lanes.
Ontario DUI Accident Investigation
Police are investigating this collision to determine fault. At this time, we know that police suspect a driver of drunk and or drugged driving. Hopefully there are also witnesses who can help authorities piece together the sequence of events that led to the crash.
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