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News: Man hit by alleged drunk driver at UW Parkside

by | Oct 19, 2021 | News

SOMERS, WI – One man was arrested after hitting a UW Parkside student on the school’s campus this morning.

According to WLIP, the man was walking  with his girlfriend within the 900 block of Wood Road at about 2:10 a.m. when he was hit by an oncoming vehicle.

The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. His girlfriend was not reported injured as a result.

The driver of the vehicle, 23-year-old Christian Gutierrez-Plazaola, was arrested after failing a field sobriety test. He has since been released on bond.

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