Call today for a Free Consultation! 1.800.208.3538 Available 24 Hours

Accident News Graphic

Stephen Briseno Arrested DUI Uber Crash La Mesa 8 Freeway

Stephen Briseno Arrested DUI Uber Crash La Mesa 8 Freeway

Uber Driver and Passenger Injured in La Mesa Rollover Crash on 8 Freeway

LA MESA (May 21, 2020) – Authorities detained the alleged DUI motorist that injured the driver and passenger of an Uber on the 8 Freeway early Thursday.

The California Highway Patrol determined that 24-year-old Stephen Briseno, of El Cajon, was under the influence of alcohol when the crash occurred.

Officers said Briseno was driving a 2009 Cadillac CTS allegedly at a high rate of speed on the eastbound 8 Freeway when he struck the rear of a 2017 Honda Civic.

The Honda, a ride-hailing vehicle, then spun out of control and rolled over in the No. 2 lane of the freeway. The collision happened at around 12:10 a.m., east of Baltimore Drive.

Suspected Drunk Driver ID’d as Stephen Briseno, 24

According to reports by San Diego Union-Tribune and ABC 10 News, paramedics transported the two occupants of the Civic to Sharp Memorial hospital for treatment.

The 36-year-old man operating the Uber suffered major injuries in the wreck. His passenger, a 22-year-old woman, sustained minor wounds upon impact.

The names of the victims and their condition at this time remained undisclosed. Meanwhile, Briseno was unharmed following the incident.

Officers later arrested Briseno on suspicion of DUI causing injury and booked him into San Diego County Jail with a bail set at $100,000.

“Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above; nor is it our intent to represent any of the parties. If you would like to contribute to this story, please contact us.”

JM Johnson

Website graphic for the California Injury Accident Lawyer

No Fees Unless You Win

Experience You Can Trust

Dedicated to Representing Injured Victims Across California - We get results!

Facebbok Badge | California Car Accident News
  • Orange County, CA
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • San Diego, CA
  • Oxnard, CA
  • San Jose, CA
  • Santa Barbara, CA
  • Riverside, CA
  • Sacramento, CA
  • San Bernardino, CA
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • Victorville, CA

Free Consultation

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

  Your information is never shared.

Copyright © 2019, Johnson Attorneys Group.   All rights reserved. | News | Disclaimer | Privacy | Sitemap | Designed by SEO Pros

James Johnson is responsible for this advertisement.