HEBER — A 40-year-old El Centro man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after he caused an accident in which he seriously injured himself and injured four others while fleeing from California Highway Patrol officers.
A press release from the CHP states Guillermo Hernandez was arrested after he caused an accident around 10:30 p.m. Saturday on Dogwood Road north of Willoughby Road south of Heber.
Hernandez was arrested but was not jailed because of major injuries he sustained. He was taken to El Centro Regional Medical Center. Information on his condition was not available today.