Rochester, NY (July 5, 2020) – Around 3 p.m. yesterday, July 4, two people were injured in a DUI crash that took place at a Rochester intersection.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Central Park and Seventh Street. One woman was arrested for driving under the influence after the collision.
According to police, the accident took place when a 24-year-old woman ran a stop sign in a Ford Fusion, which is when she struck the rear end of another vehicle, a Chevy Blazer.
The second vehicle was driven by a 33-year-old woman with a 15-year-old female passenger. The vehicle then struck a tree off the side of the road and rolled over.
The two people in the Chevy Blazer were injured in the accident. They were transported to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The driver of the Fusion was arrested on charges of driving under the influence.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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