Suspected drunk driver drove off Highway 168 in Shaver Lake

July 20, 2009 3:53:31 PM PDT
A suspected drunk driver drove off Highway 168 in Shaver Lake Sunday night and now the driver and a passenger are both hospitalized.It happened near Shaver Lake Road about 8:00pm and California Highway Patrol Officers blocked both sides of the road for a while after the accident.

You can see some of them in this video from a viewer's cell phone.

Officers said two people got pinned in a Cadillac Escalade. Several people stopped to help, including a nurse who tried to take care of their injuries.

They both needed help getting out and the driver will get a blood test at the hospital to determine whether there should be a drunk driving arrest.

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