CHP: Intoxicated man runs after crashing, injuring 3 passengers
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
A man was arrested Sunday after allegedly driving while intoxicated and crashing, injuring his three passengers.
The California Highway Patrol also said 53-year-old Michael Payne ran from the scene of the crash, around 10 p.m. on Highway 178 near Mt. Vernon Avenue.
His passengers weren't' wearing seat belts and were thrown from the vehicle.
Their injuries ranged from moderate to major, the CHP said.