DUI Crash on Winter Haven Road Left Several Injured
FALLBROOK, CA (July 22, 2022) – On Sunday, four people sustained injuries and Luis Thomas was arrested after a crash on Winter Haven Road.
The incident happened around 2:40 a.m. at the 1300 block of Winter Haven Road, on July 17th.
According to initial reports, Thomas lost control of his gray Toyota Tacoma and veered off the road, crashing into a house.
Paramedics then rushed Thomas and his 20-year-old passenger to Palomar Medical Center with major injuries.
Meanwhile, two kids inside the house sustained minor injuries. Authorities transported them to Rady Children’s Hospital for treatment.
At this time, officials have not released the names of the other victims at this time.
Additionally, police arrested Thomas on felony charges tied to the incident, including a felony DUI.
The California Highway Patrol police are investigating the cause of the crash on Winter Haven Road. More details will be released once available.
Authorities also ask anybody with information to contact their office at 760-643-3400.
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