Drunk Driver Leaves Trail of Destruction - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Drunk Driver Leaves Trail of Destruction Through Spokane's South Hill

SPOKANE, Wash. - A drunk driver hits two vehicles on the South Hill and flees the crime scene, leaving a trail of evidence behind for Spokane County Sheriffs to follow.

It all started when a man driving an SUV hit a boat being pulled by a truck in the area of Jamieson and the Palouse Highway. Spokane County Sheriffs say the man then hit the tail end of another car causing it to roll into a ditch. The driver had to be sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The drunk driver continued through the streets of the South Hill where he blew a tire but continued to drive through the city, leaving skid marks from driving on the rim, sending sparks in all directions.

He was finally pulled over by Spokane Police at Freya and 17th. Police say the man was unresponsive and an officer had to break the driver's side window to pull him out.

The man suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to the nearest hospital.

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