Passenger seriously hurt in suspected DUI rollover crash in Kitsap County
Posted on Sunday, July 11th, 2021 at 6:19 pm
GORST, WA (KITSAP COUNTY) – A passenger was severely injured during a crash involving a suspected drunk driver on State Route 16 this afternoon, according to the Washington State Patrol.
The driver is in custody for suspicion of #DUI. The passenger was transporter to the hospital with serious injuries.
— Trooper Chelsea Hodgson (@wspd8pio) July 11, 2021
The crash occurred on the eastbound off-ramp from SR-16 to State Route 166 at about 2:30 p.m., when a single vehicle crashed and overturned.
A passenger in the car was taken to the hospital to receive treatment for severe wounds.
The driver is suspected of having been under the influence and was taken into police custody.
The off-ramp was blocked as a result of the crash.
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