San Andreas, CA — The CHP reports one person was injured in a solo vehicle crash on Highway 49 near Carol Kennedy Drive south of San Andreas around 6:45 pm.
The CHP reports 19-year-old Eric Hinton of Lodi was driving a 2003 Ford Escape northbound on the highway when, for unknown reasons, the car went off the roadway and hit a curb. The car went down an embankment hitting several trees and a power pole. After rolling over one and a half times the car came to rest on its roof.
18-year-old Ruby Marquez of Lodi suffered moderate injuries in the crash and was taken by ambulance to Mark Twain Medical Center. Two other passengers and Hinton were not injured. The CHP reports alcohol and drugs were not a factor in the accident.