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Teen Driver May Have Been Under The Influence In A Car Crash Which Injured 5 In Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. — Five people were injured in a crash that troopers suspect was caused by an impaired teen driver Sunday evening.

It was just before 7:30 p.m. when a 19-year-old man driving a Honda Civic north on SR-7 in Pierce County when he attempted to pass a car in front of him in a curve, troopers said. Instead, he struck an oncoming Ford SUV head-on, according to troopers.

The driver of the Civic and a 19-year-old female passenger were taken to a local hospital, but their conditions have not been released.

A 64-year-old passenger in the Ford was also hospitalized, while the driver and another passenger in the Ford were treated at the scene for their injuries.
Troopers say the 19-year-old man will be booked for investigation of DUI and vehicular assault when released from the hospital, as well as cited for passing in a curve.

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