Woman Injured in Car Accident near Highway 180

FRESNO, CA (May 11, 2022) – Sunday, a DUI Crash on Chestnut Avenue left one woman hurt, Lanian Lee and Cornelio Cedillo Ramirez arrested.

The accident happened around 1:45 a.m., just south of Highway 180.

According to the police, a Chevy Cruze rear-ended a white Chevy truck stopped in the area. However, further circumstances leading up to the incident remain unknown.

Furthermore, a passenger of the truck sustained injuries but is now in a stable condition. Moreover, the woman and the driver of the truck showed no sign of intoxication.

Following preliminary investigations, authorities suspected the other two drivers of being impaired at the time. Authorities took the suspects, identified as Lanian Lee and Ramirez, into custody.

Both drivers are currently facing felony DUI charges at this time. An active investigation into the crash is currently underway.

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