Suspected DUII driver seriously injured in high-speed crash


PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A driver who was under the influence was seriously injured after hitting another car in a high-speed crash Wednesday night, according to officials.

In a Twitter post, the Portland Police Bureau said the driver was speeding down the center lane of Northeast Glisan Street going at least 70 mph, despite icy conditions.

The driver was reportedly thrown from his sedan after hitting an SUV.

Officials said the driver of the sedan was charged with DUII and Reckless Driving.

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