Law enforecement and a helicopter had to search for the man suspected of a DUI hit-and-run collision at the intersection of SR-67 and Mapleview St. in Lakeside Thursday evening after he ran from the scene, according to the California Highway Patrol Incident Page and a report by SanDiegoNewsVideo.
The suspect rear-ended a pickup truck, one person was hospitalized and a traffic light was knocked down due to the crash that occurred around midnight.
CHP, the and took part in the search for the suspect, who was found at a nearby Circle K after about 40 minutes. He was given a sobriety test and booked on suspicion of DUI and hit-and-run.
The suspect and passenger of the truck were not injured.
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