CHULA VISTA — A suspected drunken driver was badly hurt and two people from another vehicle suffered less severe injuries in a collision at a Chula Vista intersection, authorities said Friday.
The suspected drunken driver blew through a red light on Bonita Road under Interstate 805 and slammed into a vehicle around 10:15 p.m. Thursday. One of the vehicles overturned in the collision, according to Chula Vista police and the California Highway Patrol.
Responding police officers found the seriously injured suspect, whose name was not released, and placed him under arrest before he was taken to a hospital. Two occupants of the other car sustained only minor injuries, according to police.