2 Hurt in DUI Accident near American Canyon Exit

SOLANO COUNTY, CA (September 13, 2022) – Early Sunday morning, two police officers were injured following a crash on Interstate 80.

The incident happened on September 11th, at around 2:00 a.m., near the American Canyon exit.

The initial report stated that the officers just pulled over another vehicle when an SUV driver crashed into them. The crash resulted in one officer having a concussion and one suffering a broken broken leg.

Emergency crews airlifted the injured officers to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Meanwhile, the driver that collided with the officers was arrested with DUI charges.

California Highway Patrol is investigating the scene. No other information was released.

Alcohol and other altering substances impair mental and physical performance. So, never jeopardize your and other people’s safety by driving impaired. When buzzed or drunk, use a designated driver or request a paid ride home. Reach out to a family member or a friend to come and pick you up if possible.

If you have been injured in a DUI crash, please contact Sweet James today. It is their goal to provide your loved one with the highest quality of legal representation. Their firm is dedicated to helping your bereaved family obtain both justice and maximum settlement. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office for your free consultation at (800) 975-3435. Click here to request a police report.

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