A 21 year old driver of a silver C5 Corvette is facing multiple charges after running away from an early morning crash that left his 24 year old passenger critically injured in Berkeley California on Friday, June 20th.
Police searched the area and arrested the driver on suspicion of felony hit-and-run, DUI and other violations according to acb7news.com.
The one-car accident was reported at 2:22 am and left Tunnel Road closed until around 8:00 am.
When police arrived, they found the 24 year old male passenger seriously injured and transported him to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.
A police statement read “The passenger in the vehicle sustained significant injuries and was transported by the Berkeley Fire Department to a local hospital for treatment. Due to the seriousness of the passenger’s injuries BPD’s Fatal Accident Investigation Team (FAIT) has been called in to handle the investigation.”
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