Santa Ana- 4 People Injured After Wrong Way Crash Along 5 Freeway; DUI Suspect Arrested
4 people were injured early Saturday morning, June 8, 2019, after a wrong way crash involving a DUI suspect occurred on 5 Freeway in Santa Ana. The 2-vehicle crash reportedly occurred around 1:30 am in northbound lanes, just south of East First Street, according to the California Highway Patrol. 4 passengers of the white Accura TLX sustained major injuries due to the crash. They were taken to the hospital so they could be treated. The driver of the other vehicle involved in the crash was suspected of DUI. He was arrested as he drove against traffic in the HOV lane at the time of the crash, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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