Vancouver Police investigate head-on DUI collision

May 16, 2024

Last night at around 10:00 p.m., while Vancouver Police were investigating a disturbance with weapons call in the 2200 block of St. Johns Blvd., they heard a loud crash at St Johns Blvd/E 29th St. Officers ran over to provide assistance and found that two vehicles had been involved in a head-on collision. 

One of the vehicles (red Chevy Silverado) was traveling northbound on St. Johns Blvd. The other vehicle, (tan Toyota Tundra) was traveling southbound on St. Johns. The driver of the Silverado, crossed into the southbound lanes and crashed head-on into the Tundra. The driver and passenger of the Tundra were both transported for non-life threatening, but serious, injuries including broken bones and a dislocated hip. The at-fault driver of the Silverado was booked into the Clark County Jail for two counts of Vehicular Assault and DUI. 

The Vancouver Police Department Traffic Unit is continuing the investigation.