GORST, WA – Two people were transported to a Tacoma hospital after a suspected drunk driver collided with a guard rail on Highway 3 early Thursday morning.
According to the Kitsap Sun, the accident occurred shortly after 5 a.m. on Highway 3 near the exit at the Highway 16 junction. Officials believe the 63-year-old man behind the wheel lost consciousness prior to colliding with the guardrail.
Both the driver and his 42-year-old passenger were taken to Tacoma General Hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries sustained in the collision. Authorities believe drugs or alcohol may have been a contributing factor to the incident.
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