Man arrested after multi-vehicle crash on suspicion of DUI

Matthew Bailey

A multi-vehicle crash involving three vehicles occurred Wednesday at approximately 4 p.m. on Ziegler and Horsetooth roads, resulting in the arrest of one person suspected of driving under the influence, according to an article published by the Coloradoan.

Diego Ruiz Jr., one of the drivers involved, drove his white truck off the road and hit a tree. He was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving under the influence.


A silver sedan and a red van were also damaged in the crash and were towed away from the site. A person who sustained minor injuries was transported to a hospital.

The multi-vehicle crash closed Horsetooth Road between Ziegler Road and Ashmount Drive for approximately one hour.

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