Crash at Fountain and Academy Boulevard

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Around 9:30 p.m. the Colorado Springs Fire Department was called to a scene of a head on car crash at the intersection of South Academy and East Fountain Boulevard.

According to police, an orange GMC pickup truck was traveling southbound on South Academy Boulevard. The GMC suddenly swerved and hit a Ford pickup truck that was in the left turn lane on Academy waiting to turn onto Eas Fountain Boulevard. The driver of the GMC had to be extricated by the fire department and was transported to the hospital.

The driver of the GMC, Pancho Toribio, was evaluated for driving under the influence of alcohol and was arrested for DUI.

The driver and front passenger in the Ford were not injured.

 

 

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