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28-year-old facing charges in alleged DUI crash that caused woman serious head injury

SAN DIEGO, CA – A woman was seriously hurt and a man is facing charges related to an alleged DUI accident Thursday in the Stockton neighborhood, according to Fox 5 San Diego.

The accident happened at Imperial Avenue and 32nd Street at about 9:15 p.m. when 28-year-old John Sanders, operating a 2007 Toyota Corolla, crashed into a 2018 Honda Civic.

A 55-year-old passenger in the Honda suffered a serious head injury during the crash and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

One of the drivers allegedly ran a red light at the intersection, though it is unclear at this time which of the drivers it was.

Sanders was taken into police custody on a charge of driving while intoxicated.

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