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Man arrested for DUI after rollover crash in Santa Maria

Posted at 3:01 PM, Jan 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-03 00:23:01-05

A man was arrested for driving under the influence of an illegal stimulant drug after a rollover crash in Santa Maria Thursday afternoon.

The driver of a teal truck was heading north bound on Blosser Avenue when he turned right onto Alantic Place and knocked another car into the ditch.

The driver's truck flipped and landed on its roof on the sidewalk. The truck driver sustained minor injuries.

Police say speed was a likely factor.

Officers conducted a sobriety test and arrested the man.

Police say this is the third DUI arrest of the year.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.