UPDATE: Driver cited for DUI after crashing into apartment building

Published: Sep. 26, 2021 at 7:25 PM CDT
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FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - UPDATE 9/27/21: Fargo Police says the driver was cited for driving under suspension and driving under the influence. Police also say that the driver was not held on any charges due to his medical condition.

A report has been completed and will be forwarded to the State’s Attorney’s Office for the consideration for the charges of DUI Serious Injury and Criminal Vehicular Injury.

The driver and passenger were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

ORIGINAL: A vehicle overturned Sunday evening near the 12th Avenue N bridge after the driver loses control.

Fargo PD says they were dispatched to the 1900 block of 12th Avenue N on the report of the crash.

Authorities say the driver was operating the vehicle at a high rate of speed when they lost control causing the vehicle to roll over.

The vehicle then crashed into an apartment building causing the second and third balconies to collapse.

The driver and a passenger were taken to a local hospital. Their injuries are unknown at this time.

An eastbound lane is currently closed, but traffic is still moving.

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