DUI Driver Arrested after Accident Involving Truck on 80 Freeway in Castle Peak
CASTLE PEAK, CA (May 6, 2022) – A DUI driver was arrested following a truck accident on 80 Freeway on Wednesday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened on May 4. Due to unknown circumstances, a pickup truck slammed into the trailer of a bigger truck.
The impact of the collision caused the pickup truck to be wedged under the detached trailer.
As per reports, the pickup driver did not sustain injuries in the crash. However, authorities later arrested the pickup truck driver on suspicion of DUI.
CHP continues to investigate the cause of the accident. Officers will release additional information once it becomes available.
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