Duluth Man Arrested Following Car Crash With Injuries

By KBJR News 1

Duluth Man Arrested Following Car Crash With Injuries

April 27, 2013 Updated Apr 27, 2013 at 2:40 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A Duluth man was arrested after a car crash sent him and one other person to the hospital.

According to the Duluth Police Department, officers were called to a single vehicle accident with injuries at 6:14 a.m. Saturday on Mesaba Avenue at Third Avenue West.

Police say that the initial investigation revealed that a 1996 Honda Civic driven southbound in the 300 block of Mesaba Avenue lost control, traveling over the center median and across northbound
lanes of Mesaba Avenue before crashing into a guardrail.

The driver, a 22-year-old man from Duluth, and a 25-year-old male passenger of the vehicle suffered non-life threatening injuries and were transported to Essentia Health St. Mary’s hospital.

After being released from the hospital, the 22-year-old driver was taken to the St. Louis County Jail for Felony Criminal Vehicular Operation, Gross Misdemeanor DWI, Reckless Driving and No Proof of Insurance.