Intoxicated driver injured in 3-car crash in San Luis Obispo

January 26, 2024


An intoxicated driver suffered serious injured allegedly caused a three-car crash in San Luis Obispo Thursday night.

Shortly after 9 p.m., a caller reported a crash at the intersection of Santa Barbara Avenue and High Street. The suspected DUI driver sustained moderate to severe, but not life-threatening injuries, according to the SLO Police Department. 

Responders transported the injured driver to the hospital. Officers plan on charging the driver with felony DUI.

Neither of the other two drivers involved in the collision reported sustaining injuries. 

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The good news is the DUI driver didn’t maim or kill a pedestrian. In this case, the DUI driver is helping his victims get new cars.

FINALLY….the drunk driver gets injured. its about time.

In the days of Uber and Lyft…come on people! Especially in a town you can walk across in a half hour.