Nelson Zelaya Involved in Valencia DUI Crash on Highway 126
VALENCIA, CA (February 24, 2023) – Officers arrested 37-year-old Nelson Zelaya of Los Angeles after a two-vehicle crash on Highway 126 on February 19.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened just east of Travel Village around 4:20 PM.
Based on a report, Zelaya was driving a Jeep on the highway at the time of the crash. Due to unknown reasons, he struck a Ford pickup truck. Officers said he was under the influence of alcohol at that time.
As a result, the two people inside the truck suffered unknown injuries.
Police arrested Zelaya for felony DUI due to him causing injuries to the victims. They booked him into the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station with bail set at $100,000.
As of now, an investigation into the case is ongoing. In addition, no other details are available.
DUI is dangerous and can lead to a crash. Thus, always be sober when driving to avoid getting hurt or hurting other people. In addition, follow road regulations at all times.
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