DUI Collision on Sunset Road Left Two Critically InjuredLAS VEGAS, NV (August 23, 2023) – Thursday night, two people were sent to a hospital after being seriously injured in a DUI crash on Durango Drive. The incident took place at the area of Durango Drive north of Sunset Road, at around 8:55 p.m., August 10th. According to LVPD, two vehicles were involved in the collision, and both vehicles were occupied by a single driver. Police suspect a 2022 Toyota 4-Runner was stopped for a red signal at Sunset on a southbound Durango. At the same moment, a 1999 Mercedes-Benz was speeding south on Durango, close behind the Toyota. According to police, the crash occurred when the Mercedes-Benz’s front collided with the Toyota’s back. Furthermore, emergency responders arrived at the scene and transported both drivers to the hospital for further treatment. The driver of the Mercedes-Benz displayed signs of intoxication and was arrested on DUI-related charges. Consequently, the officers have determined that the factors that caused the collision are speed and impairment. Further investigation is still ongoing. 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.
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