Woman Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on University Avenue [San Diego, CA]
Woman Hurt, Driver Arrested after Wrong-Way DUI Crash on University Avenue
SAN DIEGO, CA (September 25, 2020) — A woman suffered injuries following a wrong-way crash on University Avenue on Wednesday, September 23.
According to San Diego police, the incident started at about 11:00 p.m. on University Avenue in North Park.
A witness captured a video showing the driver hitting parked vehicles before trying to leave the scene. He then ends up on the wrong side of the street, where he then slammed head-on into another car, the video shows.
The man went out of the car and tried to run away, but witnesses detained him until officers arrived.
Paramedics rushed the driver to a hospital. Police suspect that he drove under the influence.
Medics also transported the woman in the car crashed head-on to a hospital with minor injuries.
Do not attempt to drive when under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Instead, reach out to a family member or a friend to come to pick you up. By following the rules of the road, you can help avoid accidents.
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