San Bernardino, CA – Accident on W Base Line St Claims One Life
San Bernardino, CA (July 17, 2020) – An automobile accident reported on Thursday morning claimed one victim’s life. At approximately 12:50 a.m., on July 16, the California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on West Base Line Street.
Reports from CHP show that a drunk driver was traveling east on Base Line Street when he ran a red light and crashed his Chevy Malibu into a Honda Civic and Chevrolet Silverado. The driver of the Honda was rushed to a local hospital with critical injuries. Authorities confirmed that the victim passed away after arriving.
The driver and passenger inside the Silverado were both injured in the collision and transported to local hospitals for treatment. The driver of the Malibu, who was identified as 29-year-old Henry Duffy, was arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter. At this time, CHP is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery. We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident.
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