MESA, AZ — Additional capacity accept emerged in a wrong-way disciplinarian blast on Loop 202 Thursday morning, which beatific three bodies to the hospital.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the blast occurred about 3 a.m. abreast Baseline Road.
A dejected Dodge auto barter was reportedly traveling southbound in the arctic lanes of Loop 202. The auto addled a white Chrysler commuter car with three bodies inside.
DPS says the three occupants in the Chrysler were taken to the hospital. One had a back and wrist fracture, while addition appropriate anaplasty for belly injuries. There was no amend accessible on the third victim.
The wrong-way disciplinarian was additionally transported to the hospital.
On Friday, DPS said the disciplinarian was articular as 37-year-old Steven Ramirez of Sierra Vista. Ramirez allegedly accepted to bubbler one beer, two hours afore the crash. However, DPS says a cancellation from a Mesa bar showed that he bought four pints of beer and “four bourbon able-bodied singles.”
He was arrested for aggravated DUI and aggravated assault.
Northbound lanes of Loop 202 were shut bottomward at Guadalupe Road for several hours during the investigation.