Gerardo Castro Detained, Alejandro Garibary Hospitalized in DUI Motorcycle Accident on Old Country Road near Templeton Road
TEMPLETON, CA (February 4, 2021) — Gerardo Castro was arrested in a DUI motorcycle accident on Old Country Road near Templeton Road Tuesday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the motorcycle crash happened around 2:10 a.m.
Traveling at approximately 30 mph, 19-year-old Gerardo Jesus Castro crashed his 2002 Yamaha motorcycle while navigating a curve. Upon losing control, the Yamaha drove onto the front yard of a home and crashed into a fence.
Due to the impact, Castro and 19-year-old Alejandro Palacios Garibary were ejected from the motorcycle.
Following the accident, Castro left the scene on foot. However, his attempt to hide failed as officers found him hiding behind an apartment complex.
Soon after, officers arrested Castro for DUI and felony hit-and-run charges.
Due to the severity of their injuries, paramedics brought the men to a nearby hospital for further treatment.
If anyone has more information on this crash, please contact local authorities.
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