SANTA MARIA, Calif. - A teen driver was taken to the hospital early Friday following a car crash in Santa Maria.
According to the Santa Maria Police Department, the 19-year-old driver was headed south on Preisker Lane at 3:00 a.m. when he lost control near Broadway and crashed. First responders rushed him to Marian Regional Hospital for moderate, non-life threatening injuries.
The teen was the only occupant inside the car and no other vehicles were involved.
A DUI investigation is now underway, police said. It's unclear though if the teen was under the influence.