2 injured in rollover crash near Vista

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ambulanceVISTA, Calif. – A suspected drunken driver rolled his SUV and struck several trees along a Vista street early Saturday morning, seriously injuring his passenger, a sheriff’s deputy said.

The driver of a Toyota RAV-4 lost control while traveling at a high speed on Thibodo Road near the intersection with Mar Vista Drive shortly before midnight, sheriff’s Deputy Kenneth Werner said.

The passenger sustained serious injuries. The driver and passenger were taken to Palomar Medical Center for evaluation and treatment of their injuries, Werner said.

According to Werner, alcohol consumption was suspected to have been a factor in the crash.