Posted by: thepinetree on 04/15/2014 09:00 AM
Updated by: thepinetree on 04/15/2014 09:02 AM
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Salinas Man Arrested for DUI After Head On Hwy 108 Collision
Jamestown, CA...On April 14, 2014 an approximately 1:15pm, A Salinas man was driving a 2003 Honda Civic Northbound on Hwy 49/108 north of Montezuma Junction, at approximately 55mph. He allowed his vehicle to cross into the southbound lane. In order to avoid a collision with oncoming traffic he attempted to take evasive action and steered back to the right but overcorrected. The vehicle returned to the northbound lane were he lost control of his vehicle...
Once Mr. Goldman lost control of the vehicle, it traveled back across the northbound traffic lane and into the southbound traffic lane directly in front of a 1986 Dodge Ram pickup truck, driven by a Chinese Camp man.
the vehicles collided in a head-on collision and came to rest blocking the roadway. CHP Officer T. Scott came upon the collision scene immediately after the vehicles collided and came to rest blocking the roadway and called for an ambulance to respond. The Chines Camp man was transported to Sonora Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.
The Salinas man was subsequently arrested for suspicion of Driving Under The Influence.