DUI Driver Slams into Parked Car, Injures Two on Chestnut Avenue

FRESNO, CA (December 30, 2021) – Saturday night, a driver was arrested after injuring two people in a DUI accident on Olive Avenue.

The collision took place around 5:45 p.m., December 11, along Olive Avenue and Chestnut Avenue. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

California Highway Patrol officers responded to a reports of a collision involving a vehicle that had hit a parked car with two men inside.

Medics arrived and treated the two injured men with minor injuries. Although, authorities have not yet released their name or place of residency.

During preliminary duties, officials conducted a sobriety check and assessed that the driver that they suspected of being under the influence. Eventually, authorities arrested the driver for DUI.

At this time, police are still withholding the names and ages of all people involved. However, an active investigation is still currently underway.

Once available, more information will be released.

For the safety of yourself and others around, never drive under the influence. If you find yourself unable to operate your vehicle, you can always contact a Lyft or Uber instead.

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