SAN DIEGO, CA — Two people were seriously injured Thursday night after a single-vehicle accident in San Diego’s Roseville/Fleet Ridge neighborhood, according to FOX 5 San Diego.
The crash happened in the 3100 block of Nimitz Boulevard at around 9;43 p.m.
San Diego Police said a 73-year-old man was driving westbound in a black Honda Accord when the car hit a raised median and a light standard, causing the car to roll over.
The driver, along with his 80-year-old passenger, were taken to a nearby hospital. The passenger was said to have suffered several broken ribs and other injuries, but no information was disclosed on the driver, who was arrested for DUI.
An investigation by San Diego Police Traffic Division was in progress.
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