Mar 20, 2017 at 8:45 am
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A suspected drunk driver was hurt crashing into a tree in St. Cloud.
Police said a vehicle left the road and collided with a tree in the 700 Block of Riverside Drive Southeast around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday.
A witness said the vehicle was driving erratically and at a high rate of speed just prior to the crash.
The driver and lone occupant, 29-year-old Mohammed Abdulla Murshed, was hurt and was found just outside the vehicle.
The St. Cloud man was rushed to St. Cloud Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A search warrant was obtained to collect a blood sample to determine his blood alcohol concentration.
Charges relating to DUI and careless driving are pending the toxicology results.
The St. Cloud Fire Department assisted with the accident scene.
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