DUI Driver Drops Gun and Pole in Hit-And-Run Crash

Driving Under the Influence, Hit-and-Run, Reckless Endangerment charges await driver in this single vehicle collision.

Auburn, WA: Just after Midnight, Auburn Police arrived on a single vehicle into a light police collision shortly after it occurred in the 3700 block of Auburn Way North.

While the officer was exiting their patrol vehicle, the driver got out and fled on foot.

According to Auburn Police, during the foot pursuit the suspect threw a gun that apparently had the serial number filed off.

We spoke to a witness who described the driver as driving extremely erratic and reckless just prior to the crash.

Police state the driver is facing several charges to include DUI, Hit-and-Run, and Reckless Endangerment.