SOUTH SACRAMENTO — Four people sustained major injuries after a speeding van swerved to avoid a car then crashed into a traffic pole Friday night near the intersection of Florin Road and Stockton Boulevard.
According to Sgt. Sean Kent, the GMC van’s 54-year-old driver was speeding down Stockton Boulevard when it ran through a red light. The driver then narrowly avoided a Toyota Prius turning left onto Florin Road and struck a traffic pole. His van flipped, landing near the center of the roadway.
Officers later conducted a DUI investigation of the driver and arrested him.
No one involved in the crash is in critical condition at this time.