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Drunk driving arrest in La Quinta

LA QUINTA, Calif. - One person was arrested and one taken to the hospital after a early Sunday morning crash in La Quinta.

La Quinta police say the accident happened just after 3:00am at Avenida Bermudas and Calle Ensenada.

Officers say the driver of a Toyota Corolla was southbound on Avenida Bermudas when he hit a parked truck. His passenger, a 19 year old female, was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver, 21 year-old Justin Shook of La Quinta, was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and booked at the Riverside County jail in Indio.

The city of La Quinta encourages all drivers not to drink and drive. To report drunk drivers, call 911.

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